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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has accepted the cancellation of this year’s Hajj. Saudi authorities announced the restriction of this year’s Hajj to citizens who are resident in the Kingdom over the COVID scare. “In the light of what the world is witnessing with the continuing developments of the pandemic COVID-19, and the emergence of new variations, Hajj 1442 will be limited to the residents and citizens from within the Kingdom of Saudi...

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Bereaved members of the Synagogue Church of All Nations held a mini service at the church’s main entrance following the death of the founder, Prophet Temitope Joshua. The bereaved members were wailing, worshipping, and praying. The members said it is necessary to hold the service to honour God for giving them a cleric like TB Joshua who has fought a good fight and won. One of the worshippers, Jane Maduko, said: ‘We need to hold this...

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IBADAN — Dr. Nathaniel Omilani, a Science Educator, from the Department of Science and Technology Education, University of Ibadan, has urged parents to desist from comparing their children with their other mates and siblings. Omilani gave the advice on Thursday during Children’s Day celebration organized by Trinity Council Mission, Ibadan. He remarked that comparing çhildren with others could make them feel unloved, lack confidence, and inferior to their mates. He calls on parents to always...

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The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced that only 60,000 pilgrims will be allowed to partake in the 2021 hajj. The announcement followed uncertainty if the 2021 pilgrimage would hold after the Kingdom suspended the 2020 hajj due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The number of pilgrims was reduced in accordance with the COVID-19 protocols as the country usually hosts over two million Muslim faithful to the holy city of Mecca to perform the rites The...

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The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) has called on the Muslim Ummah to make prayers the pivot of this year’s Eid-el-Fitr celebration in order to foster unity, peace and progress of the nation. Chairman of the forum and Governor of Plateau State, Simon Lalong, said in a statement on Wednesday that “although Nigeria was going through troubling times, there was still hope that must not be lost because hard times do not last forever.” “Muslim Ummah...

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President Muhammadu Buhari has called for prayers against the tragic incidents of kidnapping and banditry and the desperate quest for political power through blackmail against the existence of Nigeria as a united entity. Buhari made the call in a goodwill message to Nigerians and Muslims across the globe on the celebration of Eid-el- Fitr following the completion of a month of fasting. The message which was personally signed by him called for unity and solidarity...

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The Leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the South-South Geo-Political zone has said that the commemoration of the Eid-el-Fitr celebration is a unique opportunity for Nigeria to renew its past with destiny. Chief Dan Orbih, National Vice Chairman, South-South of the party, made the disclosure in a statement in Benin on Wednesday to mark the Islamic celebration. According to Orbih, as the Muslim faithful in Nigeria and around the world mark this year’s...

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To ensure a crime-free Eid-el Fitri celebration, Adamawa State police command has deployed no fewer than 1,207 policemen to the various parts of the state. A statement signed by the command’s image maker, DSP Suleiman Nguroje said, the commissioner of police, Aliyu Adamu Alhaji also ordered frequent surveillance and visibility policing across the state especially during Sallah public holiday on Wednesday or Thursday to forestall any breach of peace so as to ensure hitch-free of Sallah celebrations....

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President Buhari has directed that all celebrations including the forthcoming Eid-Al-Fitr should be limited due to the global Coronavirus crisis. Muslims in Nigeria join others globally in preparations towards Eid Al-Fitr, a day that is celebrated to mark the end of Ramadan. According to the presidential aide, the President, First Family, his personal aides, members of the cabinet, and Service Chiefs who choose to remain in Abuja will congregate in full compliance with COVID-19 protocols...

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The Deputy Secretary-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Prof. Salisu Shehu said on Saturday that the President-General of the Council and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has urged Muslims across the country to look for the new moon of Shawwal on Tuesday. According to Shehu in a statement, “following the advice of the National Moon Sighting Committee (NMSC), the crescent of Shawwal should be searched for on Tuesday, 11 May...

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