The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Nigerian Supreme Council
for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III, has
enjoined Muslims in the country to look out for the crescent after
sunset tomorrow to commence 1439 A.H Ramadan fast.
The Sultan also urged them to pray for the nation and maximise the benefits and blessings of the holy month.
The statement also said members of the NMSC who can be contacted for
information and clarification include, Sheikh Tahir Bauchi on
08032103733, 08033058201; Sheikh Kabirullah Kabara on 08035537382;
Sheikh Habeebullah Adam Al-Ilory 08023126335; Mallam Simwal Usman Jibrin
on 08033140010; Sheikh Salihu Yaaqub on 07032558231; Dr. Ganiyy Agbaje
08028327463, 08057752980; among others.