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Sultan declares first Sha Aban

His Eminence the Sultan of Sokoto Muhammad Saad Abubakar has declared Friday the 4th of March 2022 as the first day of SHAABAN 1443 after Hijira.

In a statement signed by the chairman Advisory Committee on religious affairs Sultanate council Sokoto, professor Sambo Wali Junaidu in conjunction with the National Moon Sighting Committee says the declaration followed a report from the various Moon Sighting Committee across the country confirming the Sighting of the cresent of SHAABAN,1443 after Hijira. on Thursday the third of March 2022.

Reporting by Nasir Malali, editing by Daniel Adejo.