…New MTN Nigeria CFO, NAHCON chair, others make front page
In line with its editorial policy of celebrating Muslim achievers and changing the anti Islam media narrative, Rawshield PR Media, a Lagos based publishing firm, has released the front cover of its latest (December 2019/January 2020) edition of Muslim News, Nigeria’s most authoritative Islamic newspaper.
On its aesthetically upgraded front cover, this edition features the success story of two hijabis, Habeebat Owolabi,Mariam Odunayo Arole; and a niqobi,Dr Kafilat Oyaremi for their astonishing feats with a banner headline, “Muslim ladies wow Academic World despite anti-Hijab bias”.
It is a fully loaded front page which also gave prominence to the appointment of Alhaji Zhikrullah Hassan as the chairman-designate of the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON). If confirmed, he will be the first southern Nigeria Muslim to head the 29 year old commission.
Above the newspaper’s masthead was an exclusive interview with the Professor of English (Communication Arts), University of Abuja, Prof. Taofeeq Abdulazeez, who together with internationally trained security expert, Ambassador Abayomi Nurain Mumuni backed the controversial social media/hate speech bills, currently before the National Assembly with intriguing and convincing facts.
Of course it may also interest our dear esteemed readers that in this edition, the newly appointed Chief Financial Officer (CFO), MTN Nigeria, Mr Modupe Kadri shared with us, for the first time, the secret of his back-to-back five years achievement as the award winning CFO MTN Ghana. The part 1 of the interview made this edition as we celebrate him.
There are other fresh, well researched and investigative stories that made the headlines of this edition, which is ready to go into circulation across 8 States, Lagos inclusive, from tomorrow – Monday, 9th December.
The Publisher/Editor in Chief, Rasheed Abubakar, in a statement released on Sunday, congratulated the Muslim ladies in Hijab and Niqob for ruling the academic world despite stereotypes against them and their faith.
He said, “They excited us. We are happy for them. They deserve to be the best among their colleagues for making us proud. That’s why at Muslim News, we’ll continue to honour and celebrate them. They are one of the main reasons the newspaper was established.”
Muslim News, a publication of Rawshield PR Media, is a mouthpiece for underreported Muslim achievers and events in Nigeria and across the world, which are never given prominence in the mainstream media.
To give special media attention and coverage to important people and events in the life of M0uslims that do not gain mainstream media attention, and to change the media narrative of blaming Islam and Muslims for offences committed in its lofty name.
Editorial Policy: We shall be fair to all persons, irrespective of their religions and ideologies, as long as that promotes the image of Islam and unites the Muslims. We shall also uphold the ethical standards
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