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Corona Virus Pandemic

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To whom it may concern The MJC (SA) welcomes President Cyril Ramaphosa address to the nation on the Coronavirus and the directives given to all South Africans As a matter of urgency the MJC (SA) will meet with its Fatwa Department and other structures on Monday morning 16 March, as we respond to current status quo as outlined by the…



Justice for Emaan Solomons

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) wishes to express its sincere condolences to the family of Emaan Solomons, a 7-year old girl who tragically died



MJC and Faith Leaders meets with City Officials

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA), celebrating its 75th Anniversary yesterday, hosted the City of Cape Town Disaster Risk Management as well as the Interfaith community to discuss issues relating to safety and security as well as Disaster Risk Management. one of the critical areas of concentration for the MJC as an organization is peaceful coexistence,…



Victory for Major Fatima Isaacs

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) applaud Major Fatima Isaacs in her successful bid to secure her religious rights and the SANDF judgement in favour of the right to religious freedom in a way that harmonizes the ethos of the SANDF to the letter and the spirit of our Constitution which enshrines basic human rights.



Breast Cancer Awareness Month: MJC (SA)

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As we usher in Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which traditionally occurs in the month of October, we need to be cognizant of the importance of ensuring any and all awareness campaigns reach the poor and marginalized who do not always have access to the best healthcare. It is critically important that we ensure that in…



International Day of Non-Violence: MJC (SA)

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As we collectively commemorate International Day of Non-Violence, we need to reflect on the challenges we face both locally and abroad and commit to playing a role to secure a culture of peace, tolerance, understanding and non-violence. This day encourages us all to renew our collective commitments to #ENDviolence both in a domestic the context…



Increase in Murder cases, deeply concerning: MJC (SA)

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) has noted with deep concern the overall 3.4% increase in murder cases in South Africa. Of further concern is that six out of the top ten areas with the most reported murders are in Cape Town. This highlights the rapid and continuous degradation of moral values in our society for…



MJC Condemns India on Kashmir

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For Immediate Release MJC CONDEMNS INDIAN GOVERNMENT ON KASHMIR [7 Aug 2019] The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) hereby condemns in the strongest of terms the unilateral action of the BJP Government of India for revoking Article 370 of its Constitution which effectively annexes Jammu and Kashmir subjecting it to the constitution and laws of India.



MJC (SA) STATEMENT ON CYCLONE IDAI

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The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) hereby expresses its sincere condolence to the families affected by the Cyclone Idai which has destroyed the infrastructure and lives of many in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. South Africa is home to 1000’s of brothers and sisters from our neighbouring countries and many of the families of nationals from those…