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Eid al-Adha

10 Jul
Eid-al-Adha is a feast of the sacrifice commemorated yearly by 2 billion Muslims, on the 10th of Dhul-Hijjah, the twelfth and last month of the Islamic lunar calendar called Hijrah in Arabic. It is the festival of gaiety, sacrifice and reminiscence of Abraham's devotion and sanctity to God. According to the Quranic exegesis, chapter 37,…
21 Jul 2021
At least 20 people died while nine were rescued following a boating accident on an artificial lake in southwestern Mali, local officials said on Wednesday.
11 Aug 2019
  Today, nearly 1.8 billion Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid Al-Adha. Eid Al-Adha is the second of two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year (the other being Eid al-Fitr) and considered the holier of the two. Eid Al Adha is a day to remember the spirit of sacrifice. It teaches us the importance…
7 Sep 2018
Turkish Airline in collaboration with Orphanage care and Support Foundation a non governmental organization (NGO) has celebrated Eid al-Adha with orphanage children...
21 Aug 2018
More than two million Muslims took part in the symbolic stoning of the devil Tuesday in Saudi Arabia, the last major ritual of the hajj pilgrimage that heralds the start of the Eid al-Adha feast.
18 Aug 2018
Eid-al-Adha is here again and while some of our Muslim sisters would be arriving from hajj, others did not travel this year. Not to worry, you can still steal the spotlight with our fashionable guide that would have you looking like a million Naira, even though you stayed back here in the country.
4 Sep 2017
Buhari spoke yesterday on the occasion of the Eid Al-Adha hosted by his wife as part of the sallah festivities in the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
16 Sep 2016
Sheep are a hot commodity in Senegal leading up to the Muslim holiday Eid al-Adha, when each family traditionally slaughters a ram for a feast that has become a boomtime for traders who often travel hundreds of miles to sell their livestock.
10 Sep 2016
With naira in free fall and inflation soaring, few Nigerians can escape the country's economic troubles -- and that includes Muslims preparing for Eid al-Adha.
10 Sep 2016
Many Muslims celebrate by dressing their best on Eid Day. Prophet Muhammad was known to have worn his best cloaks for both Eid holidays, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha.

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