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Between Abu Jahl, a Fool and the Arab Mob: A Boring Story

Between Abu Jahl, a Fool and the Arab Mob: A Boring Story

Abu Jahl must have shrunk in his spaceĀ­-less grave Lamenting the bad timing of his ludicrous life Wishing in between knocks of Munkar and Nakir To have being present in this heinous era Where his monstrous antagonism of the Man would have Elicited disproportionate bombs for words.   He would have balked at the crossing … Continue reading Between Abu Jahl, a Fool and the Arab Mob: A Boring Story

Do Not Greet The Christians:  Intolerance And The Evil Indoctrination Of Nigerians Ii

Do Not Greet The Christians: Intolerance And The Evil Indoctrination Of Nigerians Ii

II There are some things we need to understand. Things that I believe helped me overcame the wrong doctrines and unfounded sentiments. First, since my childhood, I have never believed anyone is infallible (Not even my parents. I used to argue a lot with my father on many issues. We still argue once in a … Continue reading Do Not Greet The Christians: Intolerance And The Evil Indoctrination Of Nigerians Ii

Do Not Greet The Christians:  Intolerance And The Nigerian – I

Do Not Greet The Christians: Intolerance And The Nigerian – I

It was about ten years ago when I was in Thalitha Ibtidahi (Arabic School equivalent of Primary Six), one of my tutors told us in a Fiqh Class (Jurisprudence Class) that it was Shirk (act of idolatry, a capital offense in Islam) to congratulate Christians on Christmas, New Year and Easter celebrations. He further told … Continue reading Do Not Greet The Christians: Intolerance And The Nigerian – I