Thursday, December 1, 2022

Sambo Junaidu

June 28, 2022

Sultan directs Muslims to look out for new moon of Dhul-Hijjah

Dhul-Hijjah is the 12th and the last month in the Islamic calendar where the Holy Pilgrimage (Hajj) takes place as well as the festival of sacrifice.

March 2, 2022

New Moon: Sultan directs Muslims to look out for Sha’aban 1443AH from Thursday

Sha’aban is the eighth month in the Islamic calendar which comes before the compulsory fasting month of Ramadan.

Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III
August 9, 2021

Muslims’ New Year: Oyo, Kebbi, Osun declare Tuesday public holiday

The Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III has declared August 10 as the first day of Muharram 1443AH.

Sultan of Sokoto