Tag: Jihad

I Support Jihad – Rauf Aregbesola

Governor Rauf Aregbesola, has said that there is nothing wrong with Jihad,  describing it as an Islamic concept that seeks to promote the establishment of a personal relationship with Allah by Muslims. Aregbesola said this at  Lecture titled “Muslims’ response to insurgency threat in Nigeria” at the 6th annual Femi[Read More…]

Femi Fani-Kayode: Expanding Vistas of Nigerian Jihadism [2]

At this juncture permit me to share the words of my friend Mr. Dickson Igwe. On June 16th 2014 he wrote the following on my facebook wall: ”There is a war on in the Middle East and Africa between the forces of jihad and more moderate forces. It is either[Read More…]

Femi Fani Kayode: Expanding Vistas of Nigerian Jihadism

”And I will feed them that oppress thee with their own flesh and they shall be drunken with their own blood as with sweet wine: and all flesh shall know that I the Lord am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob”- Isaiah 49: 26.  Blessed be the[Read More…]

Boko Haram Leader, Abubakar Shekau Made Group More Ruthless

Lagos (AFP) – The insurgency waged by Boko Haram’s leader Abubakar Muhammad Shekau, who claimed the kidnapping of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls, has grown so ruthless that even former Islamist allies have cut ties. Born in a village in Nigeria’s northeastern Yobe state on the border with Niger, Shekau[Read More…]