The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has advised Dr. Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Planning, to ignore calls from certain quarters that he should resign. There have been calls for Pantami to resign, over his alleged ties to terrorists sects. Pantanmi has already renounced some the controversial statements […]

An Islamic human rights organization, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has commended the Lagos State government for boosting the teaching of Arabic Language in the State. However, the group urged the government to complement the effort with the recruitment of more Arabic teachers in order to make it pragmatic and effective. […]

The Nigerian Muslim rights advocacy group, Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC), has accused Governor Darius Dickson Ishaku of Taraba State of marginalising Muslims and non-Jukuns in the state’s political appointments and denying them gainful employment. This was disclosed in a press statement made available by the Director of MURIC, Professor Ishaq […]

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has rejected the timetable of the 2020 West African Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE). The body said the dates clashed with Muslims’ Friday prayers. The examination will commence on the 17th August, 2020. MURIC Director, Professor Ishaq Akintola, in a statement on Monday accused WAEC of […]

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has reacted to the probe of alleged corrupt practices in the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, and the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, describing these probes as confirmation of the genuineness of the war against corruption embarked upon by the administration of President Muhammadu […]

The Muslim Rights Concern, MURIC, has warned that Nigerian Muslims are running out of patience concerning the West African Examinations Council, alleged contemptible treatment of Muslim girls, saying that the examination body should be blamed for any breakdown of law and order over its obnoxious and anti-Muslim policies. MURIC has […]

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has clarified its position vis-à-vis the Yoruba ethnic group. This is coming on the heels of the allegation made by a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, who called the leader of MURIC, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, a traitor. According to the group, its membership […]