Sacked Kwara Lawmaker, Wife Attack Islamic Cleric For Rejecting Sallah Gift

A recently sacked member of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Abdulazeez Hassan Oluwanilo, has physically assaulted an Islamic cleric, Mukadam Awal Sakamo, for rejecting money he gave to his children as a gift for Sallah. Oluwanilo with the support of his wife assaulted the Islamic cleric and beat him to stupor for returning the gift. Sakamo is currently at a hospital receiving treatment for … Continue reading Sacked Kwara Lawmaker, Wife Attack Islamic Cleric For Rejecting Sallah Gift

Eid-el-Fitr: CAN lauds Muslims over compliance with COVID-19 directives

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN), Oyo State Chapter, has commended Muslims in the state for complying with government directives on Eid-el-Fitr celebration amidst COVID-19. This is contained in a statement signed by its Chairman, Mr. Benjamin Akanmu, and made available to newsmen in Ibadan. Akanmu felicitated with Muslims on the successful completion of the 30 days fasting, commending them for observing Eid-el-Fitr prayer in their … Continue reading Eid-el-Fitr: CAN lauds Muslims over compliance with COVID-19 directives

Bishop Chases Worshippers Without Face Masks Out Of Enugu Church

The Catholic Bishop of Enugu Diocese, Most Rev. Callistus Onaga, on Sunday chased out worshipers who were not wearing face masks during the Holy Mass to mark the 2020 World Communications Day at the Holy Ghost Cathedral. Onaga, who regretted that many Nigerians, especially residents of Enugu State, chose not to wear face masks, wondered why people were violating the measures put in place to … Continue reading Bishop Chases Worshippers Without Face Masks Out Of Enugu Church

Eid El Fitri : CAS celebrates Sallah with frontline troops,charges them not to give bandits breathing space

In keeping with the tradition of celebrating the festive period with frontline troops to boost their morale and foster comradeship, the Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar today, 24 May 2020, visited 213 Forward Operation Base (213 FOB), Katsina to celebrate Eid-el-Fitr with the frontline troops of Operation HADARIN DAJI. The CAS who was represented by the Air Officer Commanding, Special … Continue reading Eid El Fitri : CAS celebrates Sallah with frontline troops,charges them not to give bandits breathing space

Borno: Zulum attends Eid amidst strict COVID prevention

Borno State Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday joined Muslims for Eid prayers under strict social distancing and use of face masks by worshippers. The Governor alongside the Shehu of Borno, Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Al-Amin Elkanemi, and top government officials were led in the performance of two raka’at prayers, by the Imam Idaini of Borno, Imam Shetima Mamman Shettima Saleh. The Eid prayers … Continue reading Borno: Zulum attends Eid amidst strict COVID prevention

Eid: Ortom urges Muslims to observe COVID-19 protocols to prevent spread

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom has enjoined Muslims in the state to continue to observe COVID-19 protocols to prevent the spread of the pandemic disease. The governor, who made the call in a message of felicitation to the Muslim faithful on the occasion of this year’s Eid al-Fitr celebration, implored them and other Benueans to adhere to preventive measures including social distancing, wearing of face … Continue reading Eid: Ortom urges Muslims to observe COVID-19 protocols to prevent spread

Nasir el Rufai congratulates Muslims on successful completion of Ramadan

Malam Nasir El-Rufai has congratulated the Muslim community on the successful completion of Ramadan in unusually challenging circumstances. He commended the patience and understanding displayed in observing the obligations of faith under conditions of quarantine. Malam El-Rufai prayed that Almighty Allah will amply reward and bless these efforts. In a message of felicitation to the Muslim community on the festival of Eid-el-Fitr, the governor praised … Continue reading Nasir el Rufai congratulates Muslims on successful completion of Ramadan

EID-EL-FITRI: Continue on the Path of Spirituality, Peaceful Co-Existence, Sanwo-Olu Urges Muslims

…Governor: “I Implore All To Celebrate Moderately With Families” Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has congratulated Muslims in the State on the successful completion of this year’s Ramadan fasting and the celebration of Eid-el-Fitri, urging them to continue on the path of spirituality and peaceful co-existence among every Lagosian. Sanwo-Olu in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, on Saturday … Continue reading EID-EL-FITRI: Continue on the Path of Spirituality, Peaceful Co-Existence, Sanwo-Olu Urges Muslims

Eid el Fitri : Buhari calls on Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of Coronavirus

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the coronavirus pandemic, “which caught the world off guard, and has put a damper on what would otherwise have been a time of celebration for the Muslim faithful to mark the end of the Ramadan fasting period.” In his Sallah message to Muslims on the occasion of Eid-el-Fitr, the President noted … Continue reading Eid el Fitri : Buhari calls on Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of Coronavirus

Eid-el-Fitr: Okowa felicitates with Muslims

As Nigerian Muslims join their counterparts all over the world to celebrate Eid-el-Fitr, Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent a message of felicitations to Muslims in the state and country on the occasion of the 2020 Eid-el-Fitr celebration. Okowa, in the message through his Chief Press Secretary, Olisa Ifeajika, on Saturday in Asaba, urged Muslim faithful in Delta and Nigeria to extend the … Continue reading Eid-el-Fitr: Okowa felicitates with Muslims