Category: Religion

Senate President on Islamic New Year

Suleiman Idris- August 9, 2021

President of the Senate Ahmad Lawan has felicitated with Muslim Ummah as they join the rest of the Islamic World in marking the commencement of ... Read More

Islamic New Year: Kano Govt declares

Suleiman Idris- August 7, 2021

By Aisha Ahmed The Kano State Government has declared Aug. 9, 2021, as work-free day to mark the Hijrah 1443 (Islamic New Year), the News ... Read More

SaudiArabia’s Ministry of Hajj and Umrah announces this year’s #Hajj to be restricted to citizens and residents inside the Kingdom

Suleiman Idris- June 12, 2021

  The Ministry of Hajj and Umrah affirms that the government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia always places great care and attention on the ... Read More

Easter: Yahaya Bello calls for love, tolerance

Abdul Jimoh- April 4, 2021

  Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has urged Nigerians to reflect on the significance of Easter, love one another, be religious tolerant with renewed vigor ... Read More

Sultan declares Monday 1st day of Sha’aban 1442AH

Abdul Jimoh- March 14, 2021

The Sultan of Sokoto and the President General Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared Monday March 15, as ... Read More

Lookout for New Moon From Sunday, Sultan Urges Muslims

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2020

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has requested Muslim Ummah to start to look for the new moon of Rabi’ al-thani 1442AH from ... Read More

Kano Hisbah arrests 648 beggars for violating street begging laws

Abdul Jimoh- September 9, 2020

The Kano State Hisbah Board has arrested 648 suspected beggars in Kano metropolis for allegedly violating the law on ban of street begging from February ... Read More

Sultan of Sokoto Clocks 64: Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Of Niger State Extols His Qualities

Suleiman Idris- August 23, 2020

Abubakar Sani Belllo, the Governor of Niger state and the Chairman North Central Governors Forum wish to join the league of well wishers to felicitate ... Read More

AbdulRazaq felicitates with Kwara Muslims on new Hijrah Year 1442

Suleiman Idris- August 21, 2020

(NAN) Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has felicitated with Muslims in the state on the new Islamic (calendar) year 1442 AH. AbdulRazaq, in a congratulatory ... Read More

Muslims commemorate Islamic new year with special prayers in Kafanchan

Suleiman Idris- August 21, 2020

(NAN) Hundreds of Muslim faithful, followers of the Tijjaniyyah Sect on Saturday gathered at Jema’a Central Mosque in Kafanchan, Kaduna State to observe the Annual ... Read More

Governor Abubakar Sani-Bello Felicitates With Muslim Ummah On New Islamic Year 1442

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State and Chairman North Central Governors Forum has congratulated the Muslim faithful in the State, as the Ummah joined ... Read More

COVID-19: Churches in Lagos reopen, record low turn out after 20 weeks of lockdown

inno.korie- August 9, 2020

Many churches in Lagos  on Sunday witnessed low turnout on the first Sunday  of  reopening after 20  weeks of lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemic. The ... Read More

Eid-el-Kabir: NUJ tasks Muslims on prayer against insecurity

inno.korie- July 31, 2020

As Muslims celebrate Eid-el Kabir, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Council, has called for prayers for the security and peace ... Read More

COVID-19: Kano State Govt. cancels traditional Eid el Kabir celebrations

Suleiman Idris- July 24, 2020

The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional The Kano State Executive Council, has cancelled all traditional Eid el Kabir festivities, to consolidate the ... Read More

Statement by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah

Tanimu- June 22, 2020

In light that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to more than 180 countries around the world, and that deaths related to COVID-19 have reached almost ... Read More

COVID-19: CAN Commends Muslims in Complying to Government Directives on #EidUlFitr Celebration

Tanimu- May 26, 2020

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN), Oyo State Chapter, has commended Muslims in the state for complying with government directives on Eid-el-Fitr celebration amidst COVID-19. This ... Read More

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan’s #EidUlFitr Message to Nigerians

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

I felicitate with all Nigerians and in particular the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of this year's Eid-el-Fitr which marks the breaking of fast and ... Read More

#EidElFitr: President Buhari Calls on Muslims to Keep Spirits up In Spite of COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the coronavirus pandemic, "which caught the world off guard, and has ... Read More

#EidUlFitr: Speaker Gbajabiamila’s Message to Muslims, Urges for Prayers Against COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated Nigerian Muslims for concluding this year's Ramadan fast and marking Eid-el-Fitr peacefully. The ... Read More

End of Ramadan 1441 AH (2020), Numbers to Call for Shawwal Moon Sighting and Eid-ul-Fitr Celebration – NSCIA

Tanimu- May 18, 2020

END OF RAMADAN 1441 AH (2020G) FAST AND ‘IDUL-FITR CELEBRATIONS The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and ... Read More