April, 2024

  • 24 April

    Former president of the Sri Lanka-Pakistan Friendship Association, Ifthikar Aziz passes away in Colombo

    COLOMBO – Former president of the Sri Lanka-pakistan Friendship Association Ifthikar Aziz passed away in the early hours of Wednesday morning at his residence in Colombo  on April 24. 2024 He is survived by his beloved wife Rezani and his three sons Kamran, Aftab and Malik. In September 2016 ,the Government of Pakistan conferred the prestigious title ‘Tamgha-i-khidmat’ on Iftikhar …

  • 21 April

    Justice Ameer Ismail passes away

    Retired Supreme Court judge Ameer Ismail passed away yesterday. Educated at Wesley College, Colombo, he obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Ceylon and was sworn in as an advocate in 1969. He joined the Attorney General’s Department as a Crown Counsel in 1971 and was later promoted to Senior State Counsel. He was appointed as a …

December, 2023

  • 30 December

    Al-Haj Naizer Cader Passes Away

    Inna Lillahi Wa Inna Illaihi Rajioon With deep sorrow we announce the demise of Al Haj M. Naizer Cader, Chairman of Sinwa Holdings Group. Son of late Mohamed Abdul Cader of Kapuwatte, Weligama and late Hajiani Aysha Umma of Thalapitiya, Galle. Beloved husband of Kuraisha Cader (nee Cassim), father of Mohideen, Mumtaz, Zubeida and Haroun. Father-in-law of Faazel Muhseen, Dr …

  • 22 December

    Former Chief Minister – Najeeb Abdul Majeed passes away at 73

    A L. ASHRAFF  KINNIYA  : Former Chief Minister – Najeeb Abdul Majeed, 73,passed away at a Leading private hospital around 6.30 am in Colombo on Friday, Dec 22 .  Janaza will take place in his hometown Kinniya at 10 pm same day. Najeeb was the son of former parliamentarian A L Abdul Majeed from Kinniya.  Najeeb was the first Muslim …

August, 2023

  • 26 August

    Former Deputy Minister of Higher Education Myown Musthaffa passes away at 67

    ASHRAFF A SAMAD COLOMBO- Myown Musthaffa,former Deputy Minister of Higher Education, well-known businessman and philanthropist passed away at his residence in Kirulapone early morning on Saturday August 26. His remains will be at his residence at  Prime Residences 15, Rajawatte Terrace, off Siebel Avenue, Kirulapone and will be moved for burial at the Mohideen Jumma Mosque at Kalubowila, Dehiwela at …