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Bauchi Sheik Justifies His Reason For Holding Eid Prayers On Wednesday Despite The Changed Of Date

Recently the date of the Eid prayers was changed because the moon was not sighted. However, the the bauchi sheik held prayers on Wednesday despite the decision given by the Sultan of Sokoto saying that the prayers should held on Thursday.

The sultan who is regarded as the spiritual leader of Muslims all over Nigeris declared thurday to be the day for the Eid prayers. Adding that the moon has not been sighted tgat why the date was adjusted, given by the new date, May 13, 2021, Thursday will be the day for the first Shawwal.

The Sheikh Bauchi who held the prayers on Wednesday told his residence that the moon was sighted on Tuesday. Adding that the moon was seen in Gombe, Kebbi and Gadau.

In his words, he said “Based on these reports that the moon was sighted, what is said by two righteous people when they see it is enough for us people, or a large crowd.”

Adding that since the moon has been sighted, they have come to perform the Eid prayers because Ramadan month is over and is the month of Shawwal.

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