Month: September 2016

MJC WOMEN’S FORUM HOSTS PARENTING WORKSHOPS IN NETREG

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The Muslim Judicial Council’s Women Forum (MJCWF) hosted a 3 part Parenting Workshop series for women, which was facilitated by Najmuniesa Soloman at the Netreg Masjid. The fully booked Sunday morning workshops which started on 11th September till 25th September was welcomed and valued by women from the Netreg, Bonteheuwel and Schaapkraal areas. The workshops…



MJC meets with the High Commissioner of Singapore

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) was honored to host the High Commissioner of Singapore at the offices of the Muslim Judicial Council in Athlone, Cape Town. His Excellency Mr Chua Thai-Keong visited the offices of the MJC to meet its leadership and discuss various issues regarding the Muslim community of South Africa as well as…



MJC-Hayrat Foundation 2016 Qurbani Project

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) and the Hayrat Vakfi Foundation (Turkey) successfully completed the joint Eid Al-Aḍḥā  2016/1437 Qurbani Project where 30 cows were slaughtered and distributed to more than twelve areas across the Western Cape with the addition of Piketberg and Loeriesfontein. This is the 2nd joint Qurbān program between the two organizations who…



MJC-Hayrat Foundation 2016 Qurbani Project

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6 September 2016 The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) and the Hayrat Vakfi Foundation (Turkey), will embark on a joint Eidul Adha 2016/1437 Qurbani Project where 30 cows will be slaughtered and distributed to the needy across the Western Cape. This is the 2nd joint Qurbaan program between the two organizations who are both members of…



CAGE AFRICA MEETS MJC (SA)

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24 AUGUST 2016 The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) President, Shaykh Irafaan Abrahamsmet with the Director of CAGE AFRICA, Karen Tahira Jayes on Saturday August 2016 at the MJC (SA) Head Office in Athlone. Topic of discussion focused on the current activities of the CAGE AFRICA to date, its challenges and objectives.  Whilst CAGE was founded…



MJC OUTREACH TO A NORTHERN CAPE FAMILY

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Upon a return trip from family business in Durban, MJC President, Sh. Irafaan Abrahams read an article in the Star Newspaper of a young hero who tragically lost his life in a fight to protect his mother. Kutlwano Garetsape, 6, from Jan Kempsdorp in the Northern Cape, was walking with his mother, Segomotso and older brother…



MJC ATTENDS POST-COUP UNIW CONFERENCE IN TURKEY

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1 SEPTEMBER 2016 The Muslim Judicial Council (SA), as a member of the Union of NGO’s of the Islamic World (UNIW) was invited to attend an international post-coup conference in Turkey on the 16 August 2016. The MJC was represented by the 1st Deputy President Maulana Abdul Khaliq Allie. The purpose of the conference was…