• Sultan announces Sept.12 as Eid el-Kabir day

    Sultan announces Sept.12 as Eid el-Kabir day

    The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has announced Monday, Sept. 12 as the Eid-El-Kabir Day, 1437 AH.

    This followed the declaration of Saturday, Sept.3 as the 1st of Zulhijja, 1437 AH.

    This is contained in a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council of Sokoto and made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Sokoto.

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