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NZ Muslim groups drop court action – release of $2m donation closer

Scientist, academic and author Hanif Quazi, originally from Peshawar, Pakistan, has helped bring a resolution to a bitter fight in the Federation of Islamic Associations. After successful mediation, Muslim groups have moved a step closer to distributing $2 million donated to Christchurch victims of the March 2019 mosque shooting. Factions within the Federation of Islamic… Continue reading NZ Muslim groups drop court action – release of $2m donation closer

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Qatar’s $2m donation to mosque victims still in FIANZ bank account

Dr Mustafa Farouk has been deposed as president of the Federation of Islamic Associations New Zealand. A $2.1 million donation from Qatar is involved in a rift in New Zealand’s major Muslim body just as it approaches the March 15 anniversary of the mosque shootings. A February coup at the Federation of Islamic Associations New Zealand… Continue reading Qatar’s $2m donation to mosque victims still in FIANZ bank account