Category: Press Releases

AFGHAN EARTHQUAKE

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - AFGHAN EARTHQUAKE

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم We praise Allah سبحانه وتعالى Most High, Salutation upon our Master, Nabi . 21st Thul Qa’da 1443/ 22nd June 2022   The earthquake hitting south-eastern city of Khost, Afghanistan with unfortunate death and injury of hundreds of Afghans. The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) conveys its deepest duas and thoughts to the…



MJC (SA) DISTANCES ITSELF FROM THE STATEMENT MADE ON AN MJC WOMEN’S FORUM PROGRAM

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - MJC (SA) DISTANCES ITSELF FROM THE STATEMENT MADE ON AN MJC WOMEN’S FORUM PROGRAM

MJC (SA) DISTANCES ITSELF FROM THE STATEMENT MADE ON AN MJC WOMEN’S FORUM PROGRAM The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) notes with concern the views expressed by a representative of the MJC Women’s Forum on a program aired on Radio Voice of the Cape on Wednesday, 8 June 2022. We categorically state that the view expressed…



CONDEMNATION OF BLASPHEMY AGAINST PROPHET MUḤAMMAD, PEACE BE UPON HIM

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - CONDEMNATION OF BLASPHEMY AGAINST PROPHET MUḤAMMAD, PEACE BE UPON HIM

We praise Allah سبحانه وتعالى Most High, Salutation upon our Master, Nabi. June 6, 2022 CONDEMNATION OF BLASPHEMY AGAINST PROPHET MUḤAMMAD, PEACE BE UPON HIM. The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) condemns, in all unequivocal manners, the recent statements made by the spokesperson for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). These statements are inaccurate and, by their…



DEATH OF THE INNOCENT AND THE DISGRACE OF OUR PEOPLE, WHILE ANGELS KNEW.

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - DEATH OF THE INNOCENT AND THE DISGRACE OF OUR PEOPLE, WHILE ANGELS KNEW.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم We praise Allah سبحانه وتعالى Most High, Salutation upon our Master, Nabi . June 3, 2022 DEATH OF THE INNOCENTAND THE DISGRACE OF OUR PEOPLE, WHILE ANGELS KNEW. The past months we have seen escalations in the degree and extent of violence and brutality on the Cape Flats, culminating with the…



COMMENCEMENT OF AN INQUEST FOR JUSTICE.

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - COMMENCEMENT OF AN INQUEST FOR JUSTICE.

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم We praise Allah سبحانه وتعالى Most High, Salutation upon our Master, Nabi . June 1, 2022 COMMENCEMENT OF AN INQUEST FOR JUSTICE. قُلْ أَمَرَ رَبِّى بِٱلْقِسْطِ Say to them (O Muhammad): ‘My Lord enjoins justice;” [Sūrah aL-A’rāf 7:29] The MJC (SA) is pleased at the announcement made regarding the reopening of an inquest into…



Declaration of independence, supported by world leaders at the decimation of a people

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - Declaration of independence, supported by world leaders at the decimation of a people

Document may be downloaded here: Declaration of independence, supported by world leaders at the decimation of a people   بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم We praise Allah سبحانه وتعالى Most High, Salutation upon our Master, Nabi . May 6, 2022 Declaration of independence, supported by world leaders at the decimation of a people. On May 14,…



MOONSIGHTING NOTICE RAMAḌĀN 2022/1443

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - MOONSIGHTING NOTICE RAMAḌĀN 2022/1443

OFFICIAL STATEMENT: MOONSIGHTING NOTICE RAMAḌĀN 2022 (2) MOONSIGHTING NOTICE RAMAḌĀN 2022/1443 The Presidency of the Muslim Judicial Council (SA), upon consultation with the President of the Crescent Observers Society, the honourable Imam Yusuf Panday, would like to make the following announcement. The probability of sighting the moon with the naked eye, on Sunday 1 May…



FREEDOM DAY, SOUTH AFRICA, 27 April 2022

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - FREEDOM DAY, SOUTH AFRICA, 27 April 2022

In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious Most Merciful FREEDOM DAY, SOUTH AFRICA, 27 April 2022 The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) congratulates the nation upon its celebration of Freedom Day and the commemoration of its first non-racial election in 1994. So much has changed since that day in 1994. South Africans have embraced the freedoms…



President of the MJC (SA) Shaykh Irafaan Abrahams- Ramaḑān 1443

by Mujaahid White

- letterhead - President of the MJC (SA) Shaykh Irafaan Abrahams- Ramaḑān 1443

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم  In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious Most Merciful RAMAḐĀN, A GIFT FROM ALLAH Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatullahi WaBarakatu All thanks and praise are due to Almighty Allah, our Creator and Sustainer. Peace and salutations upon the most beloved of Allah, our master and leader, Sayyidinā Muhammad, al-Mustapha (SAW). Beloved Ummah of…