Rashida Samji, ‘Ismaili magic lady’, fined $33M for Ponzi scheme | Ismaili Community Frauds

Rashida Samji, a former Vancouver notary from the Ismaili Aga Khani community, accused of committing a $110-million fraud involving at least 200 investors, has been fined and permanently banned from B.C.’s capital markets. Samji was fined $33 million by a B.C. Securities Commission panel for running a massive Ponzi scheme, said Joyce Johner, senior litigation counsel…

Takmil-e-Deen and the Need for a Living Imam: Part 1

ۚ الْيَوْمَ أَكْمَلْتُ لَكُمْ دِينَكُمْ وَأَتْمَمْتُ عَلَيْكُمْ نِعْمَتِي وَرَضِيتُ لَكُمُ الْإِسْلَامَ دِينًا Translation: This day, I have perfected your religion for you, completed My Favour upon you, and have chosen for you Islam as your religion. (Holy Quran 5:3 – excerpt) 1. Takmil-e-Deen / Khatm-e-Nabuwat as the Basic Tenet of Faith The religion of Islam has been…