Category: Press Releases

MJC (SA) launches its new look website

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) is excited to announce the launch of its newly revamped website at www.mjc.org.za The brand-new site features a streamlined and simplified design and offers quick and easy access to essential information on the operations of the MJC. The website also incorporates dedicated educational resources on the basic teachings of Islam,…



Uigher Muslim Genocide must end immediately

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA), as a member of the International Union of Muslim Scholars, wholeheartedly supports the call of the organisation in condemning the persecution of Muslims in China issued on Tuesday, 26 November 2018. The MJC has and will continue to condemn the inhumane policy of eradicating the identity of Uighers in the…



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.



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…