By Annisa Essack Twenty-two years ago, at age 17, Imran Hameed lost his mother. She never let anyone go hungry nor would she allow someone in need to be turned away without help. Even when she returned home to Pakistan, it wasn’t to visit her family, but instead,...
By Annisa Essack Mogamat Allie Manuel, a Heideveld businessman has been sharing the Ramadaan spirit and uniting his community by feeding the less privileged out of his own pocket.In just two weeks the crowd went from “40 to 400!” Now, more than 500 residents are...
By Annisa Essack Since taking the shahadah, I looked forward to my first Eid with much joy and a naïve belief that it would be filled with my newly acquired Muslim family who had all welcomed me with such fervour in the masjid when I accepted Islam. After the Eid...