Kiwi was barred from flight to Syria.

As the first New Zealander to be jailed for possessing extremist propaganda is declined parole again, fresh information about his background has been revealed. This includes that his New Zealand passport was cancelled after he was stopped at Auckland International Airport trying to leave for Syria with a companion. Documents released to the Herald on… Continue reading Kiwi was barred from flight to Syria.

Muslim man accused of threatening Islamic leader

A Muslim man accused of threatening an Islamic leader with “jihad” has had the charge against him thrown out of court. Abdulla Hamam, 23, was charged with intimidating former New Zealand Muslim Association president Glumly Haide Lone after he and several associates confronted him at his Sandringham home in May last year. The incident came… Continue reading Muslim man accused of threatening Islamic leader

‘Jihad will start from here’

Quran 9:39. 44. Those who believe in God and the Last Day would not ask permission of you to be excused from striving [i.e., fighting] with their wealth and their lives. This is just ordinary Islam, the same as in any country that there are Muslims. Muslim man trespassed from mosque: ‘Jihad will start from… Continue reading ‘Jihad will start from here’

Sydney siege ‘elephant in the room’

Quran 22:58. And those who emigrated for the cause of God and then were killed or died – God will surely provide for them a good provision. This is ordinary Islam. “Imran Patel, 25, appeared in Auckland District Court yesterday on a charge of threatening behaviour following a dispute around the Avondale Islamic Centre in… Continue reading Sydney siege ‘elephant in the room’

Charge over row at Auckland mosque

Charge over row at Auckland mosque “Religious leader’s helper in court after alleged threats to Muslim group members.” Quran 9:123 says: O you who have believed, fight those adjacent to you of the disbelievers and let them find in you harshness. Avondale mosque was home and one time employer of Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga, leader of… Continue reading Charge over row at Auckland mosque

Imam at centre of mosque ruckus kept under police surveillance

He’s not exactly going to do anything if he knows that he’s under surveillance. Imam at centre of mosque ruckus kept under police surveillance The man at the centre of a mosque battle in Auckland has allegedly been monitored by police for potential terrorist allegiances. The Weekend Herald can reveal that Abu Abdulla, an imam… Continue reading Imam at centre of mosque ruckus kept under police surveillance

Jihad threat: Auckland mosque shut down.

Avondale mosque was the mosque the home of Kireka-Whaanga as he started his prison ministry, listing Avondale mosque as his employer on his online profile. FIANZ at that time contributed to his travel around the country and provided introductions to member mosques for his recruitment drive. Nothing is wrong here; Jihad is a normal expression… Continue reading Jihad threat: Auckland mosque shut down.

Muslim leader bashed as battle over mosque worsens

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. This was essentially a fight between the Pacific muslim former owners and Middle Eastern Islamics who were to buy the property and stop sending  money to the Pacific. Police speak to witnesses after… Continue reading Muslim leader bashed as battle over mosque worsens