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Suspect in alleged abuse case was given second chance in life, says madrasah - The Star Online;

Suspect in alleged abuse case was given second chance in life, says madrasah - The Star Online

The Star OnlineSuspect in alleged abuse case was given second chance in life, says madrasahThe Star OnlineJOHOR BARU: A private religious school in Kota Tinggi has come out and vouched for the assistant warden who allegedly abused the late 11-year-old Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi (pic). In a lengthy statement posted on Madrasah Tahfiz Al-Jauhar's ...and more »

Religious school confirms knowing of assistant warden's past - Free Malaysia Today;

Religious school confirms knowing of assistant warden's past - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayReligious school confirms knowing of assistant warden's pastFree Malaysia TodayIn a Facebook posting today, the management says the man appeared sincere in wanting to change his life and had shown good work. mtaj-2. PETALING JAYA: The management of the tahfiz school where an 11-year-old boy was allegedly beaten and later ...and more »

Madrasah gave assistant warden a second chance, aware of criminal background - New Straits Times Online;

Madrasah gave assistant warden a second chance, aware of criminal background - New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times OnlineMadrasah gave assistant warden a second chance, aware of criminal backgroundNew Straits Times OnlineMadrasah Tahfiz Al-Jauhar's principal said the school was aware of the criminal background of the assistant warden who had allegedly beaten Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi on March 24. Pix by MOHD AZREN JAMALUDIN. By Halim Said - April 30, ...and more »

Tahfiz school defends warden, 'wanted to give second chance' - Malaysiakini (subscription);

Tahfiz school defends warden, 'wanted to give second chance' - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Malaysiakini (subscription)Tahfiz school defends warden, 'wanted to give second chance'Malaysiakini (subscription)The Johor religious school where an 11-year-old student had died allegedly due to abuse has defended the hiring of the suspect, an assistant warden with a prison record. Madrasah Tahfiz Al-Jauhar in Kota Tinggi, Johor, in a statement today said they ...and more »

Religious school tells its side in case of boy who died after losing legs - Malay Mail Online;

Religious school tells its side in case of boy who died after losing legs - Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail OnlineReligious school tells its side in case of boy who died after losing legsMalay Mail OnlineAn assistant warden of the dormitory of a religious school was remanded for four days by the Kota Tinggi Sessions Court to facilitate investigations into a child abuse case involving a student, April 23, 2017. — Bernama picKUALA LUMPUR, April 30 — A ...and more »

Religious school aware of assistant warden's past - The Star Online;

Religious school aware of assistant warden's past - The Star Online

The Star OnlineReligious school aware of assistant warden's pastThe Star OnlinePETALING JAYA: The private religious school where an 11-year-old boy was allegedly abused, later dying of his injuries, said it was aware that the assistant warden suspected of the crime was a convicted criminal. Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi, ...and more »

Nation up in arms over Thaqif's death - New Straits Times Online;

Nation up in arms over Thaqif's death - New Straits Times Online

New Straits Times OnlineNation up in arms over Thaqif's deathNew Straits Times OnlineMohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gadaffi suffered injuries after being whipped with a rubber hose pipe. By LESLIE ANDRES - April 30, 2017 @ 9:38am. LESLIE ANDRES. THE sad, sad case of Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gadaffi has, quite rightly, captured the ...and more »

Cousins not only lost family member, but best friend as well - The Star Online;

Cousins not only lost family member, but best friend as well - The Star Online

The Star OnlineCousins not only lost family member, but best friend as wellThe Star OnlineSadly missed: Nur Yasmin (in tudung) and other cousins looking at a photo of them and Mohamad Thaqif (inset) that was taken during a recent outing at a shopping mall in Johor Baru. KOTA TINGGI: Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi is now gone. And his ...and more »

Rights of a child must be above all else - The Star Online

Rights of a child must be above all elseThe Star OnlineWHEN we learn something the hard way, the lesson sticks and we will not likely repeat the mistake. But sometimes, the price to pay is excessive and harsh, and we have to wonder if there are ways to avoid the unpleasant experience. The life of a child ...and more »

Don't let Mohamad Thaqif die in vain - The Borneo Post

Don't let Mohamad Thaqif die in vainThe Borneo PostKUALA LUMPUR: Since early this week the schools where Muslims go to learn the Quran, the tahfiz schools, have been hogging the limelight for the wrong reasons following the tragic death of a student Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddaf on April 26.and more »

Tahfiz body insists caning a last resort - Free Malaysia Today;

Tahfiz body insists caning a last resort - Free Malaysia Today

Free Malaysia TodayTahfiz body insists caning a last resortFree Malaysia TodayPunishment meted out to students who are lazy, unfocused, and who fail to memorise or comply with other requirements, says association for tahfiz schools. rotan_pelajar_sekolah_600 PORT DICKSON: An association representing the interests of tahfiz ...and more »

Parents see divine reasons for kids to go to tahfiz schools - Malaysiakini (subscription);

Parents see divine reasons for kids to go to tahfiz schools - Malaysiakini (subscription)

Malaysiakini (subscription)Parents see divine reasons for kids to go to tahfiz schoolsMalaysiakini (subscription)The death of 11-year-old Mohd Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi has put the spotlight on tahfiz schools - Islamic religious schools also known as 'sekolah pondok' - which have been common in the countryside but are gaining popularity in urban centres as well.and more »

Stop provoking tahfiz institution - Association - Astro Awani;

Stop provoking tahfiz institution - Association - Astro Awani

Astro AwaniStop provoking tahfiz institution - AssociationAstro AwaniPORT DICKSON: The Malaysian Madrasah Tahfiz Al-Quran Association has urged the public to stop provoking the tahfiz institution following the death of Mohamad Thaqif Amin Mohd Gaddafi, on Wednesday. Its president, Manolito Mohd Dahlan said it was ...and more »