Abubakar, who made the call in his Sallah message in Sokoto on Thursday, said the security challenges in the country had continued to remain a great concern to all.
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The position of the NSCIA was contained in a statement on Tuesday
Abubakar made the declaration in a statement by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto
The Sultan, who is also the President-General, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, gave the directive in a statement signed by Alhaji Femi Abbas, Chairman, NSCIA Media Committee.
Buhari made the call at the 60th Independence Day Public Lecture and Special Jumma’at Prayer held at the Abuja National Mosque Auditorium on Friday in Abuja.
According to available information, the lieutenant of the Sultan of Sokoto and Head of the NSCIA, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, died on Wednesday
The Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman of the PTF COVID-19, Boss Mustpha, revealed this at the daily briefing of the body on Monday in Abuja
Abubakar, also the President General Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, made the call in a statement signed by Prof. Sambo Junaidu, Chairman Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sultanate Council, issued to newsmen on Thursday in Sokoto
Governor Dapo Abiodun made this known while briefing journalists on Friday in Abeokuta
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs has ordered the suspension of annual Tafsir sessions and congregational Tarawih prayers during the upcoming Ramadan in various mosques to contain the spread of the Coronavirus Disease.
The apex Islamic body described the late chief of staff as an excellent administrator who was committed to the overall development of the nation, through dedicated and loyal service
According to available information, Babalola, the Deputy President General of the Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (South) died in the early hours of Wednesday
According to Bisi Kazeem, Corps Public Education Officer, FRSC, in a press release, Oyeyemi in his solidarity message to the fasting Muslims emphasised the need for them to use the period of the Ramadan to reflect on issues of road safety and security of lives
Sources close to the Sultan of Sokoto and head of the Muslim community in Nigeria, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, confirmed the development to The Eagle Online
In a petition signed by its National President, Engr. Abdulwaheed Odeyimka, the group warned of the dire consequences of allowing such dreaded muslim group using the name of the Muslim Students Society of Nigeria to operate on campus
In a statement by the Bureau of Communication and Strategy in the Office of the Governor, Alhaji Abubakar, who doubles as the President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, was quoted as stating this while paying a courtesy call on the Governor at the Government House, Osogbo
However, the President of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs and the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar, announced late on Friday that the fast would commence on Saturday (today)