Refugee footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi now an Australian citizen

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi has become an Australian citizen after a nearly five-year wait.The Bahrain-born player took the oath at a ceremony at Melbourne’s Federation Square this morning.  The 25-year-old made headlines after being detained in Thailand in November while on his honeymoon and spending more than 70 days in a[Read More…]

Highlighting challenges faced by revert Muslims

Muslim converts from three diverse backgrounds talked about their personal experiences after accepting Islam at a community event in Melbourne on Monday 4 February, organised by Islamic Science and Research Academy and Benevolence Australia. It is very exciting to hear when a person decides to join us as a new[Read More…]