RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

05-Jun-2019 to 12:43

Liberia’s Muslim community prays for peace, stability

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — On Eid Mubarak, the day climaxing the month of Ramadan, Islamic leaders in Liberia offered prayers for President George Manneh Weah, his Vice President and the entire government for sustainable peace and stability of the nation. .

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04-Jun-2019 to 00:07

Gambia celebrates Eid Tuesday, Wednesday

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A majority of Muslims in The Gambia join the rest of the Islamic world to observe Eid-ul-Fitr on Tuesday, marking an end to the holy month of Ramadan.

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03-Jun-2019 to 15:13

Ivorian Muslims to scan the skies for end to fasting

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian Higher Council of Imams (COSIM) and the Ivorian Council of Sunni Imams (CODIS), on Monday, called on the community of faithfuls nationwide, to scan the skies tonight for signs of the moon, which would mark an end to a month of fasting.

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01-Jun-2019 to 15:42

Nigeria declares public holiday for Muslim festival

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has declared Tuesday, June 4 and Wednesday, June 5, as public holidays to mark the Muslim feast of Eid-Fitri marking the end of Ramadan fasting.

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31-May-2019 to 17:33

Kenyatta shares iftar with Muslims in Nairobi mosque

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday evening made history by becoming the first sitting President of Kenya to visit a mosque and pray with Muslims.

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30-May-2019 to 19:21

UAE envoy holds Ramadan iftar in Kigali

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Hazza Mohammed Kharsan Al Qahtany, UAE ambassador to Kigali, held a Ramadan iftar attended by Dr. Richard Sesebera, Rwanda's Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation minister.

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30-May-2019 to 12:37

Liberian leader donates rice, cash to fasting Muslims

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Mannah Weah has donated three thousand (3,000) bags of rice and three million Liberian dollars to fasting Muslims in the fifteen political sub-divisions of Liberia for the celebration of Ramadan.

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