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Obs mosque adapts to lockdown
  • Thursday, 30 April 2020

An Observatory mosque is closed because of Covid-19, but the hearts of those who pray there are very much open.

Application to reopen mosques under lockdown dismissed, and it now heads to ConCourt
  • Thursday, 30 April 2020

The high court in Pretoria on Thursday dismissed an application by an Islamic centre and two individuals who were challenging the constitutionality of the lockdown regulations as they put restrictions on gathering for prayer.

Ramadaan 2020: Strive to make this holy period the best
  • Wednesday, 29 April 2020

Ramadaan 2020 will be like no other. The Muslim holy month comes amid exceptional circumstances.

Human Rights Commission 'disturbed' by police action during mosque raid
  • Tuesday, 28 April 2020

The SA Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has joined the chorus of condemnation regarding the alleged “blasphemous” remarks made by an SAPS officer at an Mpumalanga mosque during a lockdown raid.

Cele apologises for cop's blasphemous remarks while making arrests
  • Sunday, 26 April 2020

Police Minister Bheki Cele on Sunday apologised to the Muslim community in South Africa for "blasphemous remarks" allegedly made by police officers arresting about 24 Muslim worshippers in Masibekela in the Mbuzini area in Mpumalanga earlier this weekend.