Sultan declares May 13 Eid-El-Fitr holiday, Ramadan continues May 12
The Sultan of Sokoto, His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar declares Thursday, May 13 as holiday to mark the Islamic celebration of Eid-El-Fitr.
This was contained in a press release signed on his behalf by the chairman of Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs of the Sultanate Council in Sokoto, Prof. Sambo Wali Junaidu.
According to the press release, Ramadan will continue on May 12 to be followed by Eid-El-Fitr celebration on the 13th.
The statement below read: