Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs

June 28, 2023

Sultan charges government to strengthen security

“Security remains the bedrock of any societal development. As such, strengthening it will enable us to excel,” Mr Abubakar said in his Eid-ul-Adha message.

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III
April 20, 2023

Sultan confirms moon sighting, fixes Friday 21 for Eid-el-Fitr

In his announcement, Sultan Abubakar asked the Nigerian Muslim community to observe Eid l-fitr celebration on Friday, 21st of April, to mark the end of Ramadan, 1444 (2023).

March 21, 2023

Sultan urges Muslims to look out for Ramadan crescent

He said that Wednesday, March 22, which is the 29th Day of Sha’aban 1444 AH, should be the day for Muslims to look out for the new moon of Ramadan 1444 AH.

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III
May 7, 2022

Children orphaned by bandits, ISWAP, Boko Haram are mine: Sultan

Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar was speaking at an Eid-el-Fitr lunch organised for 171 Orphans from Borno, Yobe and Sokoto states.

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III
August 7, 2021

Hijrah 1443AH: Muslims should start looking out for moon on Sunday, says Sultan

During the month of Muharram, warfare is forbidden in Islam and Muslims believed that devotion in the sacred months attracted a lot of reward from Almighty Allah.

The Sultan of Sokoto