Sharia law

 
BOOK REVIEW: Understanding Sharia Islamic law in a globalised world
BOOK REVIEW: Understanding Sharia Islamic law in a globalised world
Understanding Sharia: Islamic Law in a Globalised World (2018)Raficq S. Abdullah and Mohamed M. Keshavjee
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
“If you don’t see a bunker, just lay down and wait for the explosion.”
Mozambique’s own version of Boko Haram is tightening its deadly grip
Mozambique’s own version of Boko Haram is tightening its deadly grip
Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado province is being held to ransom by an Islamist guerrilla movement. After months of skirmishes between police and...
Mass arrests of Nigerian ‘gay’ men
Mass arrests of Nigerian ‘gay’ men
For Yusuf Abbasi, being deprived of food was not the worst part of being locked up for almost three days. “They wouldn’t allow us to do our five...
FNB shakes up sharia division
FNB shakes up sharia division
First National Bank's sharia banking division is in a state of flux after it was hit by a corporate governance scandal in which its chief executive, Ebi Patel, was put on "special leave" for almost a month while an internal probe was conducted. Patel has been reinstated, but is facing...
Barrister calls for wider literacy of Sharia law
Barrister calls for wider literacy of Sharia law
A leading barrister has called for the UK to become more Sharia-literate, while arguing that Islamic law can be compatible with the toughest human...
Rich Egyptians weigh emigration as Islamists surge
Rich Egyptians weigh emigration as Islamists surge
For decades, Egypt's westernised elite kept the country's growing religosity at arm's length, but a projected Islamist surge in the first post-revolution polls has driven many to think of moving abroad....
Sharia must be preserved
Sharia must be preserved
The draft Muslim Marriages Bill has caused waves in the Muslim community and support for the legal process has not been unqualified.
Security tight after Nigeria unrest
Security tight after Nigeria unrest
Sporadic gunfire rang out in the northern Nigerian city of Maiduguri overnight despite a curfew imposed after days of clashes involving Muslim...
Muslim women need protection beyond sharia law
Muslim women need protection beyond sharia law
The Muslim Marriages Bill has brought to light the potentially embarrassing problem of the many Muslims who live their lives, and their marriages,...

Client Media Releases

Don't judge a stock by share price alone
UKZN School of Engineering celebrates accreditation from ECSA
MTN celebrates 25 years of enhancing lives through superior network connectivity