Muslims Commence Ramadan Fasting


Millions of Muslims across the globe are observing the Holy Month of Ramadan, which is characterised by fasting and worship.
  • Nigeria:  As Ramadan Begins

    Daily Trust, 10 July 2013

    The yearly religious obligation of fasting begins today in Nigeria and in many parts of the Muslim world. This is sequel to the broadcast last night by the Secretary General of the ... read more »

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  • Nigeria:  Ramadan - Nigeria Needs Deliverance, Says Tinubu

    This Day, 9 July 2013

    A former Governor of Lagos State, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Monday called on all Muslims to embrace the virtues of personal sacrifice, self-discipline and tolerance during the holy month ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  As We Enter Ramadan...

    Leadership, 9 July 2013

    The Muslim faithful all over the world know that the Holy Qur'an was revealed in the month of Ramadan. It was revealed on the night of Laylatul Qadr which is described in the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Ramadan Starts Tomorrow

    Leadership, 9 July 2013

    The Secretary General of the Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede has said that the Muslim fasting season would start tomorrow following the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nigerians to Start Ramadan Fast Wednesday

    Premium Times, 8 July 2013

    The Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, NSCIA, has announced that the Ramadan fast is to start on Wednesday. read more »

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