Uzodimma hosts Muslims in Imo
Gov. Hope Uzodimma of Imo on Thursday hosted the Muslim community in the state to a banquet in the spirit of Eid-el-fitr celebration.
Ibadan Muslims defy Sultan’s order, observe Eid-el-Fitri
Deputy Governor of Oyo State, Rauf Olaniyan; the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji and Chief Imam of Ibadanland, Sheikh Abdulganiy Abubakar Agbotomokekere, were among prominent personalities
Kogi, Kwara governors preach unity at Eid el-fitri
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has urged all Muslims to ensure that the lessons they learnt during Ramadan and their devotion remained a consistent way of life even after the 30-day exercise.
'Sultan didn't make u-turn on Eid-el-Fitri day declaration'
The media office of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, has denied claims that the monarch made a u-turn over his declaration of Thursday, May 13, 2021 as 1st Shawwal 1442 AH and day for Idul-Fitri celebration. Bashir Adefaka of Sultan Media Office in a statement described the claims as an unfortunate attempt…
Niger bans horse riding, warns against criminal acts
Niger State government banned traditional horse riding during Eid-El-Fitri celebration across its eight emirate councils. In a statement, Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane..
Pray for sincere leaders, Secondus urges Muslims
National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prince Uche Secondus, urged Muslims to use the period of Eid-El-Fitri celebration to pray for sincere and genuine leadership that would save the country...
Eid-el-fitri: Ekiti monarch urges Muslims to celebrate with caution
The Chairman of the Ekiti State Council of Traditional Rulers, Oba Ajibade Alabi, has told Muslims to celebrate the Eid-el-Fitri with caution because of the ongoing COVID- 19 pandemic.
Eid-El Fitr: Pray at home, FCT administration, MPAC tell Muslims
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has urged residents, especially the Muslim faithful, to observe their Eid-el Fitr prayers at home as they mark the end of this year’s Ramadan.
Bargain hunting: NSE indices drop further by 1.30%
Trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) resumed on Thursday after the two-day holidays to mark Eid-el-Fitri on a bearish trend due to bargain hunting.§ The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the All-Share Index lost 401.22 points or 1.30 per cent to close at 30,527.07 compared with 30,928.29 on Monday. Similarly, the market…