Treaty compatible with Islamic philosophy.

Although the number is still small, Islam has become one of the fastest-growing religions among Maori. ABDULLAH DRURY explains why. Waitangi Day provides us with an excellent opportunity, or an excuse, to examine the spread of Islam in Aotearoa among the Maori population. According to Statistics New Zealand, Islam is one of the fastest-growing religions… Continue reading Treaty compatible with Islamic philosophy.

Prison staff on alert for terror links.

Prison staff on alert for terror links. Guards working in Auckland Prison at Paremoremo have been told to monitor inmates for any sign of contact from terrorist groups. The direction came in an email to management at the country’s largest prison this week. Corrections officers will now monitor letters and telephone calls for anything that… Continue reading Prison staff on alert for terror links.

FIANZ funding al-Qaeda radical in NZ prisons.

Muslim converts here in New ZealandĀ  essentially say they are no longer part of New Zealand, but part of the Islamic Nation, so any war over there is their war personally here. As part of their recruiting, they offer trips to Saudi to study Quran, ‘serve’, and ‘find a wife’. All noble ventures, and the… Continue reading FIANZ funding al-Qaeda radical in NZ prisons.

Muslim faith draws converts from NZ prisons.

The Muslim faith draws converts from NZ prisons. Maori prison inmates, many of them gang members, are converting to a militant, politicised brand of Islam, raising concerns among sections of the Muslim community. Converts are being drawn to the faith through anti-Pakeha sentiment and a fascination with al Qaeda and the radical chic of African-American… Continue reading Muslim faith draws converts from NZ prisons.