Mustafa El-Amin was born in Newark, N.J. in 1957. He was introduced to and accpted the teacheing of the Nation Of Islam, under the leadership of the Hon. Elijah Muhammad, in 1972.
Upon the death of the Hon. Elijah Muhammad, in 1975, Mustafa made the smooth transition of accepting the leadershiop of Imam Warith Deen Mohammed, and the pure teachings of Al-Islam based on the Holy Qur'an and the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad Ibn Abdullah (PBUH).
Mustafa received a B.A Degree in Community development from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, in 1979. In 1983, he received a Masters Degree in Public Administration. He also is Author of several other books: "Let There Be Light", " Freemasonry, Ancient Egypt, & The Islamic Destiny", and "Abraham's Legacy: Ancient Wisdom Modern Reality ".