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Shehu Shagari[Photo Credit:Nigerian News]

Former President Shagari is buried

The remains of Nigeria’s second republic President, Shehu Shagari, was laid to rest on Saturday at his hometown in Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto State. Mr Shagari died on Friday at the age of 93 at the National Hospital, Abuja. His remains were received by Gov. Aminu Tambuwal at…

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar III [Photo Credit: Daily Trust]

Sultan directs Muslims to watch out for new moon

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed Muslims in the country to watch out for the new lunar month of Safar 1440 A.H. from Tuesday. Mr Abubakar gave the directive in a statement by Sambo Junaidu, the chairman of Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto on…

Sultan of Sokoto, Sa'ad Abubakar III [Photo Credit: Daily Trust]

Sultan calls on Muslims to look for ‘new moon of Rajab’

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III, on Friday called on Muslims to look out for the new moon of Rajab 1439AH. The monarch made the call on Friday in Sokoto in a statement signed by Sambo Junaidu, the Wazirin Sokoto and Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs…