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Eid-al-Fitri: Imam Bars Worshippers Without FaceMask From Mosque in Nasarawa_Ada Nkong

Imam Khalud Ibrahim, of JIWIS Central Mosque, Gudi in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, on Sunday sent out worshippers without face masks from the Mosque during prayers to celebrate the Eid-el-Fitr. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nasarawa State government had on May 19, lifted the ban on religious gathering for… Continue reading Eid-al-Fitri: Imam Bars Worshippers Without FaceMask From Mosque in Nasarawa_Ada Nkong

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Saudi Arabia Says Eid-al- Fitr To Start Sunday_Ada Nkong

Saudi Arabia Declares Eid al-Fitr To Start On Sunday Agency ReportUpdated May 22, 2020Saudis shop at the Panorama Mall in the capital Riyadh on May 22, 2020, as Muslims prepare to celebrate the upcoming Eid al-Fitr, that marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.FAYEZ NURELDINE / AFP The Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr,… Continue reading Saudi Arabia Says Eid-al- Fitr To Start Sunday_Ada Nkong

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St Peter’s Basilica Reopens to Public_Ada Nkong

Pope Francis inaugurated the full reopening of St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican on Monday and Catholic churches across Italy held public Masses for the first time in two months, in the latest easing of coronavirus restrictions.Francis said a private Mass in a side chapel where St. John Paul II is buried to commemorate the… Continue reading St Peter’s Basilica Reopens to Public_Ada Nkong

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OIC Executive Committee Resolve to Jointly Tackle Covid-19_Ada Nkong

As part of her contribution to the fight against Covid-19, Bangladesh has proposed to establish an OIC Covid-19 Response and Recovery Fund, based on voluntary contributions of the Member States. A statement signed by Md. Tohidul Islam Senior Information Officer Ministry of Foreign Affairssays the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has committed to strengthen the… Continue reading OIC Executive Committee Resolve to Jointly Tackle Covid-19_Ada Nkong

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Saudi Arabia Announces Ramadan Starts Friday_Ada Nkong

Saudi Arabia, home to Islam’s holiest shrines, has announced that the holy fasting month of Ramadan will start Friday, as Muslims worldwide face unprecedented restrictions to counter coronavirus. “Based on the sighting of the new month’s moon … it has been decided that Friday is the start of the month of Ramadan,” the royal court… Continue reading Saudi Arabia Announces Ramadan Starts Friday_Ada Nkong

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Fr Augustine Garba Urges Christians to Listen More to Christ Teachings_Ada Nkong

The Parish priest St John of the Cross Mararaba has called on Christians to listen and reflect more to the teachings of Christ. Speaking at a family mass to mark the Easter Sunday, Fr Garba said the nature of this years celebration in the midst of Covid-19 is a pointer to the fact that God… Continue reading Fr Augustine Garba Urges Christians to Listen More to Christ Teachings_Ada Nkong

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Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Covid-19 Guidelines as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong

Christians have been urged to celebrate the resurrection of Christ in their homes in obedience to the government's stay at home directive.Chief Captain Hart Modey made the call in an Easter message to Christians."Dear friends,family members,all Christians and Muslims across the world as we celebrate the death and resurrection of our lord Jesus Christ, i… Continue reading Chief Modey Urges Christians to Observe Covid-19 Guidelines as They Celebrate Easter_Ada Nkong