Tag: Sallah

Eld-el-Kabir: Pray for successful guber election in Ondo, Chief Imam urges Muslims

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2020

A Muslim cleric, Alhaji Kamaldeen Adeyemi-Bagudu, has appealed to Muslims to use the Eld-el-Kabir celebration to pray for a peaceful governorship election in Ondo state. ... Read More

Sallah: FCT residents decry high cost of livestock, food items

Abdul Jimoh- July 29, 2020

As Muslim faithful prepare for Sallah celebration, residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have decried high cost of livestock and food items, particularly rice ... 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

Lamido Adamawa Cautions Against Hate Speech

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2019

The Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, has cautioned past and present leaders to refrain from hate speeches capable of destroying the country. Barkindo made ... Read More

MURIC Urges Political Leaders to Emulate Prophet Muhammad

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2018

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) on Tuesday called on the nation’s leadership to emulate Prophet Muhammad (SAW), shun selfish interests and focus on developing the ... Read More

President Buhari Pledges to Assist Visually-Impaired Corps Member

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to personally assist a visually-impaired National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Okenala Ahmed, currently deployed to Daura, Katsina State. The ... Read More

Eid el-Kabir: Etsu Nupe at Sallah Urges Community Leaders to Mobilise Subjects to get PVCs

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

The Etsu  Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged district heads and stakeholders to mobilise their subjects to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), ahead of ... Read More

Catholic Church Preaches Love Tolerance to Muslims at Sallah

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

In the spirit of Sallah, the Director of Communications, Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, Msgr. Gabriel Osu has urged Muslims to love and tolerate other Nigerians ... Read More

Speaker Dogara’s Eid-el-Kabir Message with Love, Tolerance

Tanimu- August 20, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has enjoined the Muslim Ummah and Nigerians in general to imbibe the spirit ... Read More

Civil Defence deploys 750 officers in Yobe for Sallah

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 20, 2018

The Yobe State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has deployed 750 of its men across the state to provide security ... Read More

Don’t Celebrate Eid-el Kabir on Borrowed Money – MURIC

Henry Solomon- August 14, 2018

Prof. Ishaq Akintola of the Lagos State University (LASU) has urged Muslims in the country to spend within their income rather than borrowing money to ... Read More

Sultan Directs Muslims to Look for New Moon of Dhul Hijjah

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2018

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed the Muslim Ummah to look for the new moon of Dhul Hijjah 1439AH from Sunday, ... Read More

Speaker Dogara to Muslims at Eid el-Fitr

Tanimu- June 14, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara has felicitated with the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of Eid El Fitr ... Read More

Emir Sanusi To Political Leaders At Sallah: Caution Your Followers Against Violence

Henry Solomon- September 3, 2017

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi,  has called on political leaders to caution their followers against acts of violence. Sanusi made the call on Sunday ... Read More

Air Force Foils Boko Haram Plans To Disrupt Sallah Celebration

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2017

The Nigerian Air Force said on Saturday it had foiled an attempt by Boko Haram to breach the peaceful Eid-el Kabir celebration in Borno. The ... Read More

Gov Fayose Felicitates With Muslim At Eid-el-Kabir Prayer Ground

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

Ekiti State governor, Mr  Ayo Fayose, on Friday dressed in Muslim regalia and joined other Muslims at the Ado Ekiti central praying ground for the ... Read More

Eid Mubarak President Buhari In Daura: I Am Pleased To See NYSC Driving The Purpose of National Unity

Henry Solomon- September 1, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Daura, Katsina State, said he is always pleased to see the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) achieving the purpose of ... Read More