Tag: Holy Month of Ramadan

Jonathan Urges Muslims To Pray For Security As The Holy Month Of Ramadan Begins

President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Muslims in Nigeria to offer special prayers during the the period for peace and security of the nation as they begin Ramadan fast. In a statement issued in Abuja on Saturday by the Special Adviser to the President of Media and Publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati,[Read More…]

Ramadan Fast Begins Saturday, Sultan Tells Muslims

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has directed the Muslim Ummah to commence the Ramadan fast on Saturday(today). The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the Sultan spoke through the Chairman, Sultanate Council Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Prof. Sambo Junaidu. Junaidu said the directive followed the sighting of[Read More…]