Sultan urges traders not to increase prices as Ramadan approaches


The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has called on traders to avoid increasing prices of foodstuffs as Muslim month of fasting approaches.

Muslims across the world will observe a 30-day fasting period (Ramadan) beginning in April.

The Sultan made the call on Saturday in Bauchi State at the close of a week-long 2022 National Qur’an Recitation Competition hosted by the Bauchi State government in collaboration with Usman Dan Fodio University, Sokoto.

He stressed the need for traders to be wary of the day of judgment and to avoid extortion of patrons.

“I use this medium to call on all market people who sell things to be fearful of what Almighty God will ask them when they get…

Source: Nigerian Tribune