Tag: Muslims Right Concern (MURIC)

2023: We’ll only vote Muslim if presidency is zoned to South West — MURIC

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has threatened it will only support and vote a Muslim candidate if the presidential ticket is zoned to the South West. According to the Islamic organisation, in a statement signed by its director and founder, Prof Ishaq Akintola, no Muslim has emerged president from the[Read More…]

“Something is wrong, We challenge the figure quoted for Kano” – MURIC Questions NCDC Figures

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has been taken to task over its figures on COVID-19 cases and casualties in Kano. An Islamic human rights organization, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) disputed figures recently quoted by the infectious disease authority.         This was disclosed in a press statement signed on[Read More…]

Fayose Committed Sacrilege on Eid Ground

The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, appeared on Id ground dressed in Islamic regalia including a turban on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Mr. Fayose also delivered a politically motivated speech at the Id ground. The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) strongly condemns Fayose’s action. It is executive hocus pocus, highly[Read More…]

‘There Is No Jewish Symbol On The New 100 Naira Note’, Presidency Hits Back At MURIC Over ‘Misleading’ Claims

Yesterday reports had it that the Director of the Muslims Right Concern (MURIC), Ishaq Akintola demanded explanation from the Presidency over the presence of the Jewish symbol on the new 100 Naira note. In a statement signed by Akintola, MURIC wondered why the Arabic writing in Hausa language (the Ajami script)[Read More…]