Sunday, November 27, 2022

Eid-el-Kabir (Sallah)

July 6, 2022

Eid-el-Kabir: Muslims who can’t afford rams should buy cow, cleric advises

“Two or three Muslims can come together to contribute money to buy a fairly big cow that is of sound health for the festival.”

July 4, 2022

Sallah: No examinations from July 8 to 13, says NECO

NECO says it was giving the six days off to “enable Muslim faithful to have enough time to celebrate the festival.”

May 2, 2022

Muslims should pray for end of bandits: Lalong

He urged Nigerians to resist the ploy by criminals and crisis merchants to use sentiments to instigate ethno-religious intolerance and violence.

Simon Lalong
July 20, 2021

Sultan of Sokoto tells Buhari, other leaders to fear God, be responsible

The Sultan of Sokoto has used his Eid-el-Kabir message to tell President Muhammadu Buhari and other leaders in Nigeria to fear God and be responsible.

Sultan of Sokoto Sa’ad Abubakar III and President Muhammadu Buhari
July 20, 2021

Eid-el-Kabir: Gov. Uzodimma praises Buhari for ‘uncommon commitment’ to security

Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for his “uncommon commitment” to Nigeria’s security challenges.

Uzodinma and Buhari
July 20, 2021

Sallah: Police restrict movement in Maiduguri

The police in Borno have announced the restriction of vehicular movement in Maiduguri to ensure security during the Eid prayer marking the Sallah celebration.

Zulum and IGP Alkali
July 20, 2021

Pray for Buhari to enjoy better Nigeria: Tinubu

Bola Tinubu, APC national leader, has called on Nigerians to pray for President Muhammadu Buhari to enjoy a better Nigeria.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Bola Tinubu
July 19, 2021

Insecurity: Police mount 24-hour surveillance in Adamawa

The police command in Adamawa has mounted 24-hour surveillance and patrol as part of proactive measures to protect lives and property during the Eid-el-Kabir celebration.

Fintiri and IGP
July 18, 2021

Eid-el-Kabir: Nigerians decry inflated prices of rams, other foodstuffs in Ibadan

Sellers blamed higher cost of rams on insecurity in the North from where they are brought and high cost of transportation.

Ram market
July 15, 2021

FG declares Tuesday, Wednesday as public holidays for Eid-el-Kabir

The federal government has declared July 20 and July 21, as public holidays in celebration of this year’s Eid-el-Kabir.

Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola