Islamic Scholars In Nigeria
The Islamic scholars stated that any attempt to relegate Yoruba Muslims to the background when it comes to the presidency will be resisted with all legal means.
Professor Wole Soyinka accused the Abuja-based Islamic cleric of directing his followers in the FCT to take the law into their own hands in the name of religion
Sheikh Lukwa who led the prayers in the community, said they had received credible reports on the sighting of the new moon in some parts of Nigeria and beyond.
So far reports on the sighting of the new moon have been received from Misau, Sokoto, Kaduna, Lagos, Ilorin, Abuja, and Abeokuta, Ogun, and all were negative.
Muslims have been advised to be agents of positive change and good ambassadors of religion of peace, Islam. The advice were given at annual Ramadan lecture
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has reportedly urged Muslims across Nigeria to look for the new moon of Shawwal on Saturday, April 30.