By Adamu Suleiman, Sokoto
Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’advert Abubakar has urged Muslims throughout the nation to look out for the brand new moon of Zulhijja 1441 AH from Tuesday July 21, 2020.
The brand new moon of Zulhijja 1441, which is equal to 29th day of Zulki’ida 1441 AH, will signify the Eid-el Kabir Sallah festivity after the observance of the Mount Arafat spiritual proper.
In an announcement Monday by the Chairman, Advisory Committee on Non secular Affairs, Prof. Sambo Wali Junaidu, the Wazirin Sokoto known as on Muslims to report the sighting of the brand new moon to the closest District or Village Head for onward communication to the Sultan.
“Muslims are due to this fact requested to start out in search of the brand new moon of Zulhijja1441 AH on Tuesday and report its sighting to the closest District or Village Head for onward communication to His Eminence, Muhammad Sa’advert Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto,” the assertion mentioned.