Muslim leaders to discuss new terror law

“One Muslim community leader, who did not want to be named, said he would also be raising the concern that at least two members of the mosque were among the New Zealanders who had tried to join the ISIS cause.” At least two? He means twelve members of the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association reside there!… Continue reading Muslim leaders to discuss new terror law

Security boost at mosque considered.

This mosque was the former employer of Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga, head of Islamic State in New Zealand. The New Zealand Muslim Association says it may consider boosting security at an Auckland mosque after a suspicious fire there early yesterday morning. An investigation is underway into the blaze at the Avondale Islamic Centre and the Fire… Continue reading Security boost at mosque considered.

Mosque ban unfair on us, sons say

Playing the victim card. This is all just normal Islamic behaviour, as found in any country with mosques and Muslims. This mosque was the HQ for FIANZ backed Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga who at the time had the mosque listed as his employment on facebook. Imam says teaching allegations levelled against him are ‘scandalous rumours’ The sons of… Continue reading Mosque ban unfair on us, sons say

Sheikh Abu Abdullah banned in ‘extreme Islam’ row

“A Muslim imam accused of teaching “extreme Islam” has been barred for a second time from his Auckland mosque sparking a row between worshippers. Security guards were called at the end of 12.30pm prayers at the Avondale Islamic Centre yesterday to remove supporters of Sheikh Abu Abdullah, a Salafist imam, from the prayer room where… Continue reading Sheikh Abu Abdullah banned in ‘extreme Islam’ row