News on death of muslim personalities, their legacies and history.

Two drowned American siblings of Ghanaian descent laid to rest

New York, US: Two Muslim siblings who died from drowning at the Corney Island beach in New York have been laid to rest on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, at the

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Arab and Muslim leaders condole death of Moroccan King’s mother

Accra: Mohammed VI of Morocco has received messages of condolences and prayers from Muslim world leaders since the passing of his 78-year-old mother, Princess Lalla Latifa, whose death was announced

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Hajj 2024: Special prayer for deceased Ghanaian pilgrim underway

Accra: The family of the late Hajia Sarata Gimba, a Ghanaian who passed away while performing Hajj, is holding adua (prayer) for their deceased relative on Sunday. The late pilgrim

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Hajj 2024: At least 19 Hajj pilgrims die in intense heat

Makkah, Saudi Arabia: At least 14 Jordanian citizens and five Iranians have died during the Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia due to intense heat, officials have said. Jordan’s foreign ministry

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Muslim scholars mourn death of Mufti Yaks

Abuja, Nigeria: Muslims in Nigeria were thrown into a state of shock following the death of the Niger State born Muslim cleric, Abdul Lateef Aliyu Maitaki, popularly known as Mufti

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Iranian President Raisi dies in helicopter crash

Tehran, Iran: The head of the Islamic Republic Red Crescent Society (IRCS) has announced that the dead bodies of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and his companions are being transported to

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Ghana Muslim Mission loses its Greater Accra regional imam

Accra: Lieutenant Colonel Sheikh Nuruddin Quaye, the Greater Accra Regional Imam of the Ghana Muslim Mission (GMM), has passed on. He died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital on Sunday,

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Chief Imam holds 40-day adua for his late wife

Accra: Sheikh Usman Nuhu Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam, has organised a special adua (prayer) session to commemorate the 40-day passing of his late wife, Hajia Rahmatu Tahwee. The solemn

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Former Sports Minister, Mustapha Ahmed dies at 63

Ghana is in a state of mourning following the passing of Dr. Mustapha Ahmed, the former Minister of Youth and Sports in the Mahama administration, on Wednesday, February 7, 2024.

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Hundreds gather to pray for slain Imam Hassan Sharif

Newark, New Jersey: Muslims from 60 Masajids (mosques) in New Jersey gathered on Saturday at the NIA Masjid and Community Centre to hold the Janaza (funeral) prayer for Imam Hassan

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