Eid-Al Fitr: Buhari, other leaders call for unity, prayers
President Muhammadu Buhari and President of the Senate, Senator Ahmad Lawan, have called on Nigerians to pray for the nation to overcome the myriad of problems facing it...
Eid al-Fitr may start tomorrow as space agency predicts conjunction of moon
THE much-expected Eid al-Fitr may begin tomorrow, as the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), through its Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS), yesterday, predicted...
Taliban declare Eid holiday ceasefire as Afghan violence soars
The Taliban on Monday declared a three-day ceasefire for this week's Eid al-Fitr holiday, following a sharp spike in violence as Washington goes about withdrawing its remaining troops from Afghanistan.
COVID-19: Buhari cancels Sallah homage to Presidential Villa
President Buhari has directed that all celebrations including the forthcoming Eid-Al-Fitr should be limited due to the global Coronavirus crisis.
Stock market reopens bullish as index gains N8 billion
Despite the two day holiday declared by the Federal Government on Monday and Tuesday, to commemorate the Eid al-Fitr celebration, transactions on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), reopened bullish yesterday, occasioned by gains in most blue-chip stocks, causing market capitalisation to rise by N8billion.
Egypt says 21 jihadists killed in Sinai
Egypt said Saturday that 21 jihadists were killed in clashes with security forces in the restive Sinai peninsula, where Islamic State group-affiliated militants have waged a long-running insurgency.
Hijab or turban: Step out in style for Eid-Al-Fitr
The Eid-al-Fitr is a religious celebration by Muslims all over the world to mark the end of the month-long Ramadan fast. For them, it’s a time for celebration, religious events, preparing a feast for family and friends and dressing up in the finest clothes and jewellery. It is no secret that Nigerians are very fashionable…