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Kano begins airlift of pilgrims

Barely nine days into this year’s hajj to Saudi-Arabia, intending pilgrims from Kano state, last night departed the Aminu Kano International Airport aboard Max Air 747 with the first batch of 550 pilgrims. The commencement of the pilgrims airlift had ...

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Is Hijab purely for Muslims?’

Dress code for men and women which needs to be taken seriously rather creates problems among people of diff erent cultures across the world. In West Africa, the inhabitants have got themselves growing in communities infl uenced by our colonial ...

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… Killing heartless, ungodly – MURIC

Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has condemned the wanton massacre of innocent people at St. Philip’s Catholic Church, Amakwa Ozubulu, in Ekwusigo local government area of Anambra state, describing it as “heartless, ungodly and barbaric.” According to reports, no fewer than ...

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FCT pilgrims depart 30th July 2017

Pilgrims from the Federal Capital Territory will depart Nigeria to Saudi Arabia on 30th July marking the commencement of airlift of Nigeria pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for this year hajj. Flynas air, a Saudi Authority designate air carrier will fl ...

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Board begins pilgrims airlift Saturday

By Abdullahi Muhammad Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (FCTMPWB) has called on intending pilgrims scheduled for the fi rst and second fl ights to report to the permanent hajj camp Saturday for the collection of their travel ...

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Kaduna secures visas for 5,000 pilgrims

By AbdulRaheem Aodu Kaduna Kaduna state Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has secured entry visas to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for over 5,000 of its intending pilgrims for the 2017 Hajj exercise, the Overseer, Malam Imam Hussani Tsoho, has said. ...

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Abuja board screens intending Muslim pilgrims

Federal Capital territory (FCT) Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board yesterday said medical screening for its intending pilgrims for this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia would commence on July 18. Public Relations Officer of the Board, Muhammad Lawal, said this in a ...

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…Masari supports Katsina contingent

By Hamidu Sabo Katsina Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina state said all the intending pilgrims from the state for this year Hajj would be given necessary support to conduct a hitch-free exercise. Masari disclosed this yesterday while declaring open ...

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Kaduna pilgrims advised on medical screening

By Usman Ibn A. Lapai Kaduna Registered intending pilgrims for this year’s hajj from Kaduna state are to undergo medical screening this week in order to ascertain their health status before embarking on the exercise. Th is was contained is ...

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Facebook addiction: Let Sultan speak louder

By Ibrahim Muhammed During the National Edition of the Quranic Recitation Competition, Sultan of Sokoto, Saad Abubakar, had expressed his concerns over the rate social media is keeping youths especially girls from their studies. “According to him, if girls who ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 27

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.48 5.59 Abeokuta 7.07 5.16 Abuja 6.56 4.56 Akure 6.59 5.08 Auchi 6.57 5.05 Ankpa 6.50 4.57 Argungu 7.06 4.57 Azare 6.48 4.37 Bama 6.33 4.25 Bauchi 6.38 4.46 Benin 6.56 5.09 Bichi 6.56 4.45 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 26

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.47 5.59 Abeokuta 7.06 5.16 Abuja 6.55 4.56 Akure 6.58 5.08 Auchi 6.56 5.05 Ankpa 6.49 4.57 Argungu 7.05 4.57 Azare 6.47 4.37 Bama 6.32 4.25 Bauchi 6.37 4.46 Benin 6.55 5.09 Bichi 6.55 4.45 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 25

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.47 5.58 Abeokuta 7.06 5.15 Abuja 6.55 4.55 Akure 6.58 5.07 Auchi 6.56 5.04 Ankpa 6.49 4.56 Argungu 7.05 4.56 Azare 6.47 4.36 Bama 6.32 4.24 Bauchi 6.37 4.45 Benin 6.55 5.08 Bichi 6.55 4.44 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 24

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.47 5.58 Abeokuta 7.06 5.15 Abuja 6.55 4.55 Akure 6.58 5.07 Auchi 6.56 5.04 Ankpa 6.49 4.56 Argungu 7.05 4.56 Azare 6.47 4.36 Bama 6.32 4.24 Bauchi 6.37 4.45 Benin 6.55 5.08 Bichi 6.55 4.44 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 20

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.46 5.57 Abeokuta 7.05 5.14 Abuja 6.54 4.54 Akure 6.57 5.06 Auchi 6.55 5.03 Ankpa 6.48 4.55 Argungu 7.04 4.55 Azare 6.46 4.35 Bama 6.31 4.23 Bauchi 6.36 4.44 Benin 6.54 5.07 Bichi 6.54 4.43 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 19

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.46 5.57 Abeokuta 7.05 5.14 Abuja 6.54 4.54 Akure 6.57 5.06 Auchi 6.55 5.03 Ankpa 6.48 4.55 Argungu 7.04 4.55 Azare 6.46 4.35 Bama 6.31 4.23 Bauchi 6.36 4.44 Benin 6.54 5.07 Bichi 6.54 4.43 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 18

Towns Magrib Alfijr Abakaliki 6.45 5.57 Abeokuta 7.04 5.14 Abuja 6.53 4.54 Akure 6.56 5.06 Auchi 6.54 5.03 Ankpa 6.47 4.55 Argungu 7.03 4.55 Azare 6.45 4.35 Bama 6.30 4.23 Bauchi 6.35 4.44 Benin 6.53 5.07 Bichi 6.53 4.43 Bida ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 17

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.45         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.04         5.14 Abuja                               6.53         4.54 Akure                              6.56         5.06 Auchi                               6.54         5.03 Ankpa                              6.47         4.55 Argungu                          7.03         4.55 ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 7

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.42         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.01         5.14 Abuja                               6.50         4.54 Akure                              6.53         5.06 Auchi                               6.51         5.03 Ankpa                              6.44         4.55 Argungu                          7.00         4.55 ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 6

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.42         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.01         5.14 Abuja                               6.50         4.54 Akure                              6.53         5.06 Auchi                               6.51         5.03 Ankpa                              6.44         4.55 Argungu                          7.00         4.55 ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 5

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.42         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.01         5.14 Abuja                               6.50         4.54 Akure                              6.53         5.06 Auchi                               6.51         5.03 Ankpa                              6.44         4.55 Argungu                          7.00         4.55 ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 4

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.42         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.01         5.14 Abuja                               6.50         4.54 Akure                              6.53         5.06 Auchi                               6.51         5.03 Ankpa                              6.44         4.55 Argungu                          7.00         4.55 ...

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Ramadan Timing – Day 3

Towns            Magrib    Alfijr Abakaliki                         6.41         5.57 Abeokuta                         7.00         5.14 Abuja                               6.49         4.54 Akure                              6.52         5.06 Auchi                               6.50         5.03 Ankpa                            6.43         4.55 Argungu                         6.59         4.55 ...

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