Hajj 2020 selection process - Saudi Arabia is taking extreme measures in the fight against Coronavirus, extra cleaning services during HAJJ 2020 will be carried out

Hajj 2020 selection process revealed by Saudi Arabia

Hajj 2020 will be different this year, at one stage it even looked unlikely, however, The Saudi Hajj council has revealed plans for the selection process for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage. They have divided the selection into two categories, Saudi’s from the Kingdom and special non-Saudi’s residents. Seventy percent of this year’s pilgrims will be non-Saudis residing in the Kingdom and 30 percent will be Saudis. … Continue reading Hajj 2020 selection process revealed by Saudi Arabia

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Nigeria: Scores attend mass Eid prayers despite warning

Muslims in Nigeria performed Eid al-Fitr prayers on Sunday amid the threat of coronavirus, and despite the warnings against mass gatherings. Boss Mustapha, head of the presidential team on COVID-19, warned against gathering of worshippers for Eid ul Fitr, which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. “Gathering for Eid prayers at this time may affect the gains we have recorded in … Continue reading Nigeria: Scores attend mass Eid prayers despite warning

Algerians mourn the atrocities committed by the French on VE day - Paris, France

Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day

Victory in Europe Day (VE in UK) is a public holiday in France for all the right reasons. The country was pulverised during World War II, losing more than half a million citizens. Being killed in the line of duty at the hands of Nazi Germans before the fight for liberation is regularly evoked by French leaders as part of a glorious national myth of … Continue reading Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day