Malcolm X also being an inspiration to many in the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association (aka Islamic State in NZ). Mazhar Krasnises a gathering of Albanians at Aotea Square in 2000 to celebrate the first free elections in Kosovo. One of the leading figures in the New Zealand Muslim community, once recognised alongside American activist Malcolm… Continue reading Mazhar Krasniqi, ‘a real kaumatua’ of New Zealand Muslim community, passes away.
Nothing was hacked, New Zealand’s biggest terror network just got it wrong! People gathered at Eid prayers in Eden Park in 2018 (Image: NZ Eid Day) In a shocking turn of events, an almost mundane and yet exciting news update about the sighting of the moon of Shawwal, to declare Eid or not, has created… Continue reading FIANZ website hacked creating nationwide ‘confusion’ on Eid date.
Manawatū Muslim Association president Riyaz Rahman says there is still work to be done on curbing hate speech. Last year, a human rights taskforce was assembled to tackle what authorities considered was a growing issue. Anecdotally, hate-motivated speech and acts were on the rise. Around three in 10 Kiwis reported viewing abuse online. In the real world, there seemed… Continue reading Criminalising hate speech: New Zealand considers policing hateful expression.
Sheikh Dr Mohammad Anwar Sahib has been widely condemned for his antisemitic and misogynistic comments. He has now been permanently stood down from his role as secretary of the Federation of Islamic Associations of NZ’s religious advisory board and is under investigation by the Human Rights Commission. However, a number of questions remain. Why was… Continue reading Dismissed Sheikh still in charge of At-Taqwa Mosque: A cause for concern.
A Maori Muslim who is openly supporting the Islamic State militant group and believes Kiwi fighters should not be stopped from joining is looking into moving to Syria. Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who heads the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association told ONE News that all Muslims should aspire to what Islamic State are doing. “All true Muslim… Continue reading Maori Muslim ‘exploring’ moving to Syria to join ISIS.
Why was this box-holder not arrested and charged? Because this is ordinary Islam, practiced by ordinary Muslims in New Zealand. The managing director of a New Zealand company says he was horrified to discover a suspected Islamic State website had been registered to his company. The website, which was shut down by Iceland authorities, was… Continue reading Director ‘horrified’ ISIS website registered to company.
These two groups go back together some time, this from 2005: Muslim group funding radical. And it would be another 5 years before the truth came out: Hawke’s Bay Muslim forms own Islamic State. And 5 years later SBW makes the same list: Sonny Williams in the 2017 top 500 most influential. Also with his… Continue reading Two New Zealanders rank among Islam’s top 500