Hamilton Muslim leader on new $30k scholarship

Future plans include: 20-hectare site for a future mosque, school, book shop & community centre. The president of the Waikato Muslim Association, Dr Asad Mohsin The “sacrifice” of the victims of the Christchurch mosque shooting has led to some positive events that might otherwise not have happened, Waikato Muslim Association President Asad Mohsin says. Although… Continue reading Hamilton Muslim leader on new $30k scholarship

Mongrel Mob gang members to stand guard at local mosque.

Is this the uniting of some of NZ’s biggest drug importers? Afghanistan, a popular ‘tourist/holiday’ destination of refugees fleeing that country, is one of the worlds biggest opium producers. DOMINICO ZAPATA/STUFF Mongrel Mob Waikato president Sonny Fatu with Hanad Ibrahim from Jamia Masjid Mosque in Hamilton. The head of the Waikato Muslim Association said he… Continue reading Mongrel Mob gang members to stand guard at local mosque.

New Zealand urged to go the extra mile to attract halal tourists

As more and more universities receive grants from Saudi donors, Islamic influence creeps through to university promotions. Associate Professor Asad Mohsin, an expert in tourism at the University of Waikato, is the co-founder and chair of New Zealand’s only Halal Tourism Symposium, being held in Auckland on Monday 23 March. The inaugural symposium was held… Continue reading New Zealand urged to go the extra mile to attract halal tourists