Faizel Patel – 30/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Johannesburg Emergency Services have urged residents to take precautions following reports by the SA Weather Service of adverse weather conditions in Gauteng. The weather bureau has alerted residents of the province...
Faizel Patel – 29/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) The Basic Education Department says parents who do not accept their children’s placement at an allocated school for the new academic year will forfeit their application. Time is running out for parents who still...
Nigeria has reportedly developed a Covid-19 test kit that shows results in less than 40 minutes. Health Minister Olurunimbe Mamora said it was much faster and 10 times cheaper than the PCR testing method currently being used. While the test kit has raised hopes of...
The UN has called for the release of a Nigerian singer who has been sentenced to death by hanging. An Islamic court in Kano State had sentenced 22 year old Yahaya Sharif-Aminu for blasphemy. The court had ruled that the song had blasphemed Prophet Muhammad (Peace be...
Faizel Patel – 01/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) As the world marks the 30th International Day for Older Persons today, the mental wellbeing of the elderly remains the focus. The theme of the International Day of Older Persons 2020 is “Pandemics: Do They Change...
Did Democratic Presidential Hopeful Joe Biden Just Say Insha’Allah During the US Presidential Debate?
Faizel Patel – 01/10/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) “When? Inshallah?” This is the Arabic phrase that Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden used when he asked US President Donald Trump if he will ever release his tax returns. In Arabic, Insha’Allah translates to...
Indian Court Acquits 32 including 4 BJP Senior Leaders Accused of 1992 Attack & Demolition of Babri Masjid
Faizel Patel – 30/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) An Indian court has acquitted all 32 people accused of crimes in a 1992 attack and demolition of a 16th century masjid that sparked Hindu-Muslim violence leaving some 2,000 people dead. The Associated Press (AP)...
[LISTEN] Arcon Park Residents Angry Over Persistent Electricity Outages Alleging Emfuleni has Turned a Blind Eye
Faizel Patel – 30/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Residents of Arcon Park near Vereeniging, seven kilometres from Roshnee are angry following electricity woes that leaves the area without power for almost a whole month. The residents say they are fed up and don’t...
[LISTEN] Mayfair Arab Community & Migrants March Against One of their own Arrested for Kidnapping & Crime
Faizel Patel – 28/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) The Union of Arab Community of South Africa has distanced itself from the actions of one its members after an Egyptian national was arrested for his alleged involvement in a series of kidnapping cases in the Mayfair...
By Jacques Raubenheimer Senior Research Fellow, Biostatistics, University of Sydney 15:09:2020 If we don’t analyse statistics for a living, it’s easy to be taken in by misinformation about COVID-19 statistics on social media, especially if we don’t have the right...
By Annisa Essack 24:08:2020 The Abraham Accord between Israel and the United Arab Emirates promises to establish normal relations between the two countries which include business relations, tourism, direct flights, scientific cooperation, and, in due course, full...
Naseerah Nanabhai 30-09-2020 Alternatives to dairy, such as plant-based milk have been available commercially for years. But recently consumers' interest in these products have soared. This increase in demand is driven not only by consumers with allergies to dairy...
I Feel Alive! Recently, Radio Islam held a three-week fitness challenge. The “Walkie Talkie Challenge” began at the beginning of September with the onset of spring. The aim was to inspire all our listeners to get fit, starting with the station's presenters. All...
Faizel Patel – 21/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Renowned Islamic scholar Ml Sulaiman Moola says while there was a time when one persons one action was a reflection that there is no death, today the average human’s every action is a reflection that there is no...
Faizel Patel – 19/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Esteemed Islamic scholar Ml Sulaiman Moola says life is a fluctuations of emotions and while many people have the drive and vigour to take on the world, there are many challenges Ml Moola was rendering some advices...
There has been a surge in human trafficking post, we find out if they are fake or fiction. https://soundcloud.com/radioislam/fake-check-with-mumtaaz-on-radio-islam-25-sep-2020
Faizel Patel – 27/09/2020 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) (Instagram: @faizelpatel143) (You Tube: Faizel Patel) On this week's show, Faizel chats about: Leading global tech brand Oppo officially launches in SA with Android powered A72; Huawei to launch Watch Fit in SA;...
Salaah with Jamaat When we perform Salaah in Jamaat, our Salaah is purer and the bigger the Jamaat, the more pleased will Allah be. A Hadith states… وَإِنَّ صَلاَةَ الرَّجُلِ مَعَ الرَّجُلِ أَزْكَى مِنْ صَلاَتِهِ وَحْدَهُ وَصَلاَتُهُ مَعَ الرَّجُلَيْنِ أَزْكَى مِنْ...
Salaah with Jamaat Besides the great virtues mentioned in the Ahadith of performing Salaah in Jamaat, there are two great benefits in performing Salaah in congregation. Concentration – By nature, the environment we are in will always affect us. When others around us...