Nigerian Muslims will join their partners over the world to begin the Ramadan quick on Thursday.
This was affirmed by the Nigeria Preeminent Chamber for Islamic Undertakings which reported the locating of the bow moon denoting the beginning of the Islamic month.
Saudi Arabia had declared that the Ramadan ought to start on Thursday.
Amid Ramadan, Muslims are required to quick from first light to dusk, refusing nourishment and water.
As of now, President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his welcome and all the best to Muslims in Nigeria and over the world as they initiate the 30-day Ramadan quick.
In his message to the country on the start of the Ramadan, the president says fasting isn’t simply just intended to remain ravenous or parched, however a chance to take a stab at internal refinement and self-responsibility.
“It is intended to teach honorableness and order,” he said.
He ordered fasting Muslims to expand their affection for humankind, demonstrations of philanthropy, thoughtfulness, liberality and appreciation. He said the Blessed Prophet Muhammad used to spend all around liberally on poor people and the destitute amid this period, and asked Muslims in the nation and everywhere throughout the world to duplicate the genuine precedent.
He approached Muslims and all Nigerians to dependably recall people who are less blessed than themselves and to help the legislature in defying the difficulties confronting the country.
The president implores Allah to give all Muslims the solidarity to effectively finish the fasting time frame.