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October 12, 2017 5:34 PM Al Masry go atop the league after beating Makkasa in 5 goal thriller

Al Masry beat Misr El Makkasa in a five-goal thriller in the fifth week of the Egyptian Premier League at Borg El Arab stadium. The game was very close as each team instantly equalized but Egyptian veteran Ahmed Eid Abdel Malek scored the winning goal in the final minute of the game to grant Hossam Hassan’s team the win. Two minutes into the game, Al Masry’s 73

October 3, 2017 3:00 PM Sisi launches academy to train Egypt's next generation of politicians

CAIRO — While Egypt's government argues that a newly established academy will boost the involvement of young people in the public domain, some worry it may be used as a tool to ensure loyalty to the regime. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a decree setting up the National Academy to Train and Qualify Youth on Aug. 28, in line with recommendations 57

September 4, 2017 12:29 PM Soldiers Allegedly Kill One Person In Kasoa

Nana Yaw Owusu, 35, a resident in Kasoa in the Central Region, has been allegedly killed by some soldiers who were operating in the area. The incident occurred on Friday, September 1, during the Eid al-Adha celebrations. According to the mother of the deceased, Aunty Jane, his son was invited by a Muslim friend to join in celebrating the Eid al-Adha 27

September 2, 2017 1:14 PM We’ll remain steadfast in building a nation that works for all – Bawumia

Vice-President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has pledged to remain steadfast in their determination to build a nation that works for everybody and not a privileged few. He therefore called on the people to give strong backing to the government as it rolled out its’ carefully thought out policies and programmes to fight poverty and make things better 46

September 2, 2017 12:00 PM Thunder Bay's growing Muslim community marks Eid al-Adha with annual festival

Sharing, caring, and helping others goal of both the event and the religious holiday it marks Members of the Muslim community in Thunder Bay, Ont., marked the beginning of Eid al-Adha Friday with a special festival and get together. The religious holiday, which begins 10 days after the sighting of the new crescent moon, promotes sharing, caring and giving 63

September 2, 2017 10:22 AM Eid Mubarak (Bakra Eid): Date, Significance, History, Celebrations and Feast

Bakrid or Bakra Eid honours the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrifice his son upon the command of God. Bakra Eid will be celebrated today, that is 1st September, 2017. It is believed that God challenged Prophet Ibrahim, a friend of the God and father of Prophets. He challenged the Prophet to prove his faith in God and asked him to sacrifice something 49

September 2, 2017 10:22 AM Let The Tenets Of Eid-Ul-Adha Strengthen You To Deliver

Lieutenant General Obed Akwa, the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), has called on Muslim servicemen to renew their commitment to ensuring national and international peace to safeguard the world for the future generation. He urged the servicemen to let the Eid-Ul-Adha celebration strengthen their resolve to stay alert to the tenets of the profession, which 53

September 2, 2017 7:32 AM Diversity of events adds flavour to Eid celebrations

The diversity of live entertainment and activities organised across Qatar added piquancy to the festive mood of the entire nation’s observance of Eid Al Adha celebrations yesterday. Over a dozen locations which hosted events and activities as part of Eid Celebrations organised by Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) saw huge number of footfalls yesterday as people 87

September 1, 2017 7:05 PM Brong-Ahafo Chief Imam commends government for smooth Hajj

Sunyani, Sept. 1, GNA - Alhaji Umar Abdul Kadir, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Chief Imam, has commended the Government, under President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for facilitating the smooth departure of Hajj pilgrims to Mecca this year. He said the President and his Vice, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, through the Hajj Board, had done well for the massive 59

September 1, 2017 5:11 PM Adopt sacrificial attitude to nation building – NYA urges youth

The National Youth Authority (NYA) has urged the Ghana’s youth to adopt virtues of sacrifice and devotion to ensure “a better and fulfilling future” for Ghana. “No matter the level of technological advancement and increased knowledge, the virtues of hard work, determination and patience are the unshakable principles of lasting success,” the NYA said in a statement 45