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Ramadan: Sultan makes special announcement on new moon

The Sultan of Sokoto and President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar, has urged Muslims across the country to look for the new moon of Ramadan on Wednesday. The Deputy Secretary-General of the NSCIA, Prof. Salisu Shehu, in a statement said: “Following …

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Sultan says Sunday is Eid-el-Fitr as he declares end to Ramadan

Sultan says Sunday is Eid-el-Fitr as he declares end to Ramadan

Nigerian Muslims have been directed to observe Eid-el-Fitr on Sunday to effectively mark the end of the Ramadan. Sultan of Sokoto and President-General Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, said that the order followed the sighted of the moon in some locations in Nigeria. …

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