The Sultan of Sokoto and President-Total of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Sa’advert Abubakar III, has directed the Muslim Ummah to seem out for the original moon of Jumada al-Thani 1443 AH on Monday, January 3.
This used to be contained in an announcement by Sambo Junaidu, Chairman, Advisory Committee on Non secular Affairs, Sultanate Council, Sokoto, on Sunday.
It read, “Here’s to inform the Muslim Ummah that Monday, Jan. 3, 2022, which is such as the 29th day of Jumada al-Awwal 1443AH will possible be the day to seem out for the original moon of Jumada al-Thani 1443AH.
“Muslims are, due to this reality, requested to delivery attempting for the original moon on Monday and order its sighting to the nearest district or village head for onward communication to the Sultan.”
The Sultan prayed to Allah to serve the Muslim Ummah in the discharge of their non secular responsibilities, NAN experiences.
The Jumada al-Thani is the sixth month of the lunar-primarily based solely Islamic calendar.