Sultan Of Sokoto Declares 1st Ramadan Date [Details Here]
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar III, has declared Saturday, May 27, as 1st Ramadan, 1438 AH, signifying the graduation of the annual long-month quick by Muslims.
The News Agency of Nigeria( NAN) studies that Abubakar introduced the sighting of the brand new moon in Sokoto, on Friday, in a broadcast.
Abubakar stated that the brand new moon was sighted in numerous states of the nation together with Kebbi, Lagos, Adamawa, Bauchi, Delta, Cross River and Benue.
The Sultan said that the studies of the sighting of the brand new moon have been acquired from Muslim leaders and organizations throughout the nation.
Abubakar additional stated that the studies have been duly verified and authenticated by the National Moon Sighting Committee.
He stated that the sighting of the brand new moon of Ramadan additionally signified the top of Sha’aban, 1438AH.
The Sultan, subsequently, referred to as on the Muslim ummah to begin fasting accordingly.
Abubakar implored the Muslim Ummah to commit themselves absolutely to worship all through the Holy month.
” We must also pray fervently for the blessings of Allah for President Muhammadu Buhari and others in management positions in Nigeria.
”This is to allow them to reach steering the affairs of our expensive nation, in addition to sustenance of peace and stability in Nigeria and the world,”
He additional referred to as on Nigerians to proceed to stay peacefully with each other, irrespective of non secular and tribal variations.