Monday, January 21, 2019
By Babatunde Jose The mutual rivalry for piling up (the good things of this world) diverts you (from the more serious things), (Quran 102:1) We should tell them so they can hear. Our people will never listen. The mass media is...
By Babatunde Jose Who say, when afflicted with calamity:  "To Allah We belong, and to Him is our return"- Quran 2:156 The New Year started on a sweet and sour note. While millions welcomed the New Year with fun and jollification, the...
By Babatunde Jose It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future, and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago. Faith is life itself: Extract the honey but...
By Babatunde Jose Language is a human construct, designed to convey ideas and concepts so as to communicate with other humans. God transcends human constructs. Further, “speaking a language” is a physical action. God is not physical. This question presupposes the...
By Precious Chukwuemeka The Lagos State Council of the Ansaru-Ud-Deen Youth Association of Nigeria (ADYAN), a youth wing of the Ansaru-Ud-deen Society of Nigeria, has concluded plans to engage its youths in profitable ventures through training in various skills for...
By Babatunde Jose The 1991 Gulf War, codenamed Operation Desert Storm is a watershed in the history of the Arab world and its afterburner and attendant consequences are still being felt. But, it is not the first desert storm. A...
By Babatunde Jose Since the earliest times, Man has lifted his eyes unto the heavens. Daunted as well as enthralled, Man learned the ways of Heaven: the positions of the stars, the cycles of Moon and Sun and the turning...
By Babatunde Jose In Nigeria, our civil service system has been overtaken by nepotism, lack of merit, incompetence and complete disregard for critical thinking. The same Nigerian civil service that once produced Super Permanent Secretaries, now produces ethnic champions, looters,...
By Babatunde Jose The man dies in all who keep silent in the face of tyranny. - Wole Soyinka When the public's right to know is threatened, and when the rights of free speech and free press are at risk, all of the other...
By Babatunde Jose “O ye who believe! Obey Allah, and obey the Apostle, and those charged with authority among you. If ye differ in anything among yourselves, refer it to Allah and His Apostle, if ye do believe in Allah...

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