RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

11-Aug-2019 to 19:32

Gambian Muslims observe Eid

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The teeming mass of Muslims in The Gambia joined the rest of the Islamic world to observe Eid-ul-Adha on Sunday.

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11-Aug-2019 to 18:57

Ghana VP urges Muslims to uphold dignity of Islam

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has urged Muslims in Ghana to uphold the dignity of Islam which he noted stands for peace and tolerance.

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10-Aug-2019 to 20:10

Nigerian prelude to Eid: Muslims groan under cost of livestock

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — As Nigerians celebrate Eid al Adha on Sunday, Muslims are complaining of high prices of livestock, and food as well as low patronage, while politicians are preaching peace and harmony in a country divided along religious and ethnic lines.

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10-Aug-2019 to 19:45

Sierra Leoneans brace for subdued Eid as economic hardship bites

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The scene at Doff Cut, a popular market in Central Freetown, is very unusual on Saturday, the eve of the festivities of Eidul Adha.

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10-Aug-2019 to 13:08

Ethiopia: Ram prices up ahead of Eid

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Prices of sheep, goats and bulls have seen increament as muslims in Ethiopia prepare to celebrate the 1, 440 Eid Al Adha on Sunday.

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05-Aug-2019 to 12:31

Over 300 Liberian Muslims in Mecca for hajj

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Over 300 Muslims from across Liberia on Saturday landed in the Islamic holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia for the annual pilgrimage.

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01-Aug-2019 to 22:08

Serra Leone: 900 visas for 2019 Hajj

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s quota for Hajj visas in 2019 has been increased by 100, APA has learnt in Freetown on Thursday.

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