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Nigerian Actress Adunni Ade Converts to Islam from Christianity

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Nigerian Model turned Actress, Adunni Ade has been converted to Islam from Christianity. She was born in Queens, New York, the United States on June 7th, 1976. She is a Nigerian American and also works in Nigeria as well.

Her mother was a Christian but Father was a Muslim. But, Adunni chose Christianity most of her life and during Ramadan 2020, she decided to convert to Islam.

Adunni Ade posted her happiness after coming back to Islam on her official Instagram account.

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Do you know why I hardly talk about Religion on here? It is quite sensitive for me. The prejudgment that comes with it and all. You’ve gotta be extremely close to me know what I practice. So for the curious ones who have been asking, Yes I am a Muslim. Born into a Muslim home and was raised as one. If you care to know, B2 in my WAEC Examination. 😊 I have a loving Muslim Father who has given his children the free will to choose any religion they like be it Christianity or Islam. My Mom is a Christian, though not a practicing one. My Step mom is a Christian, My step sisters are Christians, my Step brothers are Muslims. Have I been to a Church before? Plentyyyyy of them. I once converted, name the Church, MFM, RCCG, CLAM, CAC sure been there but one thing was certain, Islam never left me. My ways of dealing, my upbringing, all I learnt was from a Muslim and was what I truly knew. I was scared what folks would think about me if I went back to Islam and this went on for years. About 4 years ago, dec 31st 2016 I decided I would live my life for ME. Me alone! I came back to Islam. I feel fulfilled. I’m happier. I have received more Blessings this way. My Oldest son practices Islam, prays and Fasts as well. Yes, I wear what I like, be it modest or not. Who are you to decide my inner intentions. You know, it’s easy for you to type on your key pads and make assumptions, but folks who know me will say otherwise. Islam I was taught teaches me that we are judged on our intentions by Allah alone. What’s within, not what you see. Not looking for acceptance from anyone. I want people to live their life’s to it’s full potentials. Worry less of what the next fellow is doing. Judge less, focus on you and you alone and watch great things happen to you. As Muslims do know, during the month of Ramadan, the Heavens are opened to accept our supplications and prayers and Hell is Closed and satan is caged down there. Let’s use this time wisely! I experienced Allah’s Greatness this time last year. I am looking forward to receiving my Blessings this year and every other day afterwards. I hope I’ve been able to clarify a few things…. y’all have a lovely night rest.

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While talking to The Guardian she told that she feels happy about the fact that she chose Islam. She also praised her father who gave her freedom to chose her religion, she said she had been Christian most of her life but found peace only in Islam.

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She also added that her sisters and mother are still a Christian. She added that the things she likes about Islam that Islam never gives anyone the right to judge anyone, except Allah.

Above all, she says she is going to fast during Ramadan 2020, to make herself closer to Allah SWT.

Ade is the mother of two children and she hopes that her children also embraces the same blessings from Allah SWT as she got it.


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Annanias Asani

Mash’Allah…Let this be a great inspiration to many. My siblings and I are born Muslims but due to environments the message of Islam did not survive the negativity in some of my family members of the lower generation. I keep on praying that one day In sha Allah everyone will realize the truth borne by Islam’s message to mankind.

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