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MJC calls on every South African to combat Gender-Based Violence in Society

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) held a successful awareness programme on Gender-Based Violence at their offices on Tuesday. Violence against women and children is an international phenomenon but in the Western Cape, it has reached pandemic proportions. Gender-Based Violence is a silent, insidious serpent that slices through all barriers of society. It is indiscriminate, it…



MJC Women’s Forum hosts a picnic for breast cancer awareness

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It’s that time of the year where we request ladies to don a pink hijab for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, the MJC Women’s Forum will be hosting a relaxing picnic at the Westridge Gardens in Mitchell’s Plain on Thursday, 25th October 2018.



CT Walk4Freedom attended by hundreds

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Keffiyehs (Palestinian Scarves) and flags donned hundreds of Capetonians who participated in the 9th Annual Walk4Freedom on Sunday on Sea Point promenade. The walk was in memory of the late Shaykhul Aqsa, Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks and Dr Ebrahim Akoojee who gave their lives to work toward a liberated and free Palestine. Leading the walk was…



SA Relief agencies unite for Indonesia

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More than 200,000 people are in direct need of emergency assistance, after a tsnumani, triggered by a 7.5 magnitude earthquake, hit Sulawesi island in Indonesia on Friday, 28th September 2018.



MJC condemns attack on caretaker of Oudekraal Kramat

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) condemns the attack on the caretaker — and his family — of the Oudekraal Kramat, in Sea Point. According to the Caretaker, five assailants attacked him and his family in the early hours of Tuesday morning. “We are deeply saddened upon hearing of the attack on those who preserve sacred…