Question: There is a lot of confusion about Muslim Marriages Bill that has been recently released by the Minister of Justice. The public is getting mixed signals from different Ulemas and Jamiats. This is definitely a serious issue that affects every Muslim in our country. What is the position of your organisation on this issue and what are we as ordinary Muslims required to do about it? Please advice. Shukran.
Answer: The Bill has certain unIslamic provisions which the United Ulama Council of South Africa (UCCSA) is addressing. You may contact the general secretary of UCCSA for further details. The contact details are;