Sultan, Ishaq Oloyede, others grace MUSWEN General Assembly
The President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar will be the special guest...
Sultan cautions against branding any ethnic group as criminals
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar has advised Nigerians who tag some ethnic groups in the country as criminals to desist from doing so as “there are criminals in every ethnic group.
Moon sighted in Nigeria as Sultan declares Tuesday Eid el-Fitr
The new moon marking the end of Ramadan has been seen. The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, has said the crescent moon of the month of Shawwal has been sighted, making Tuesday Eid-el-Fitr. The monarch disclosed this in a television broadcast. A member of the Shawwal committee had earlier said the moon was sighted in…
Sultan, Islamic body task Buhari, Atiku on peace
The Sultan of Sokoto and leader of the Jama'atul Nasarul Islam (JNI), Sa'ad Abubakar, as well as the leadership of the Islamic body at the weekend said Nigeria...
Don’t politicise killings by insurgents, muslim group tells media
The apex Islamic body in the north, Jamaatu Nasril Islam (JNI) has criticised Nigerian media over their silence on the massacre of Muslims by herdsmen in the country.The JNI, led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar 111, said yesterday that often, when Muslims are attacked....
Sultan declares September 1 as Sallah day
The Sultan of Sokoto and Chairman Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, has declared Sept. 1, 2017 as Eid-el-Kabir day.
Sultan calls for devolution of economy, not restructuring of Nigeria
”Rather than the clamour for restructuring the country, emphasis should be on Federal Government releasing dams across the country to state governments for massive participation of Nigerians in all-year farming seasons.”
Sultan urges Muslims to watch out for moon as Ramadan ends
The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, felicitates with the Muslim Ummah in Nigeria and the world on the successful completion of Ramadan 1438 A.H. fast.
Sultan urges review of poverty alleviation strategies
The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar has decried the growing level of poverty in the country in spite of the huge revenues that had accrued to it in the past two decades.