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Ramadan: Sultan tells Muslims when to look for new moon




The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’advert Abubakar III, has instructed the Muslim Ummah to be looking out for the crescent (moon) of Ramadan 1442AH from Monday.


Abubakar mentioned this on Sunday in an announcement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, who’s the Chairman of the Advisory Committee on Spiritual Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto.

“That is to tell the Muslim Ummah that Monday, April 12, which is equal to the twenty ninth day of Sha’aban 1442AH shall be the day to search for the brand new moon of Ramadan 1442AH,” the assertion learn partially.

It additionally suggested Muslims to “report its sighting to the closest District or Village Head for onward communication to the Sultan.”

The Sultan additionally referred to as on Allah to help Muslims within the discharge of their spiritual duties.

Ramadan: Sultan tells Muslims when to search for new moon

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