Tag: MURIC

MURIC wants FG to resettle ‘repentant’ Boko Haram, ISWAP terrorist and give them vocational training

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the Federal Government and Nigerian Army to resettle repentant Boko Haram and ISWAP terrorists. MURIC in a statement released on Thursday said the terrorists should be treated like lost brothers that are newly found. It suggested they should be trained in vocations[Read More…]

Ban BBNaija like Twitter, it’s an abomination, encourages robbery, MURIC tells FG

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), an Islamic Human Rights organisation, has called on the Federal Government to ban the reality TV show, BBNaija, for “awarding millions of naira to young guys”. This was disclosed by MURIC director, Professor Ishaq Akintola while claiming that the show “is an abomination”. Prof Akintola[Read More…]

‘It is not yet the turn of a Christian to be the president of Nigeria’ – MURIC declares

Nigeria’s Muslim human rights group, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), says it is not yet time for a Christian to be President in Nigeria. The group said this in reaction to a recent statement issued by the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in which it called for a Christian president[Read More…]

MURIC says Nigerian Law School is Anti – Islam

15th July, 2021 PRESS RELEASE: MURICTO LAW SCHOOL : DON’T SANDWICH SALAH DAY An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC)has kicked against the dates picked by the Nigerian Law School for the screening of its call-to-bar candidates. The Law School had picked 19thand 21st to screen the[Read More…]

Don’t trivialise crimes committed by bandits – MURIC says

An Islamic human rights organisation, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has warned against trivialising crimes committed by bandits and herders. Professor Ishaq Akintola, the director of the organisation, gave the warning in a press release issued on Saturday, 26th June, 2021 did not name names but Islamic Cleric only recently[Read More…]

MURIC calls on OAU to investigate abuse of hijab wearing female student

An Islamic organisation, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, to investigate the alleged abuse of a female Muslim student in the OAU International school. MURIC’s made the request in a press statement issued by its director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, on[Read More…]

Calls for Pantami’s resignation are from kidnappers, Yahoo boys & bandits – MURIC

The Nigerian Islamic human rights body, Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC has described calls for the Minister of Communications and Digital Planning, Isa Pantami to resign as ‘baseless calls that should be ignored. MURIC advised the minister against resigning in a Monday statement issued by its director, Ishaq Akintola. The Islamic[Read More…]

Hijab Crisis: MURIC says CAN Kwara, is ‘loaded with rebellious subjects’

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has urged the Kwara State government to rename schools whose authorities ‘have refused to obey court pronouncements’ and government’s directives on the use of hijab in schools and that the Kwara State chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) is filled with rebellious subjects.[Read More…]

MURIC makes u-turn, wants FG to compensate farmers whose crops have been destroyed by cattle’s

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has called on the Federal Government of Nigeria to compensate farmers whose crops have been destroyed by cattle in the different regions of the country. The group said this in a statement issued by its director, Ishaq Akintola, on Friday. MURIC suggested that the compensation[Read More…]

MURIC: Yoruba’s must Unite to gain power in 2023

26th January, 2021 PRESS RELEASE: 2023: YORUBA MUST UNITE TO GAIN POWER – MURIC The Nigerian Islamic human rights organization, the Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has lauded all the stakeholders in the resolution of the crisis between the Hausa/Fulani community of Igangan, in Ibarapa, Oyo State and their Yoruba hosts.[Read More…]