Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III
The Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III on Wednesday announced the sighting of the new month of Ramadan, 1436AH.
Consequently, Abubakar directed the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria to commence the Ramadan fast on Thursday, June 18 which is equivalent to the Ramadan 1, 1436 AH.
NAN reports that, the Sultan announced the sighting of the new moon of Ramadan in a broadcast to the Muslim Ummah in Sokoto on Wednesday night.
Abubakar said, various reports for the sighting of the new moon were received from Muslim leaders and organisations across the country, which were duly verified …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper