MUHARRAM 1443 AH PRESS RELEASE

29th Dhul-Hijjah, 1442 AH
8th August, 2021

His Eminence, Alh. Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar, CFR, mni, the President General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and Sultan of Sokoto, after considering the report of the National Moon Sighting Committee, has declared Tuesday, 10th of August, 2021 as the 1st day of Muharram, 1443 AH.

His Eminence, the President General wishes all Muslims a happy new Hijri year.

Signed:

Arc. Zubairu Haruna Usman-Ugwu
Director of Administration