Muhammad,founder of the religion of Islam, accepted by Muslims throughout the world as the last of the prophets of God
The spread of Islam in Africa began in the 7th to 9th century, brought to North Africa initially under the Umayyad Dynasty.
They believe in one God, Muslims believe that Islam is the original, complete and universal version of a primordial faith that was revealed many times before through prophets
The Qur'an is the holy book for Muslims, revealed in stages to the Prophet Muhammad over 23 years
A mosque is not only a place of worship but a center for the Muslim community. It is also a key place for intellectual and social activities.
The symbols of Islam are the crescent moon with the star, the likeness of a mosque and Allah written in Arabic.