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Eid-el-Kabir: Police restricts vehicular movement in Maiduguri - Daily Trust

The Police in Borno on Thursday announced a restriction on vehicular movements during Eid-el-Kabir prayer session in Maiduguri metropolis. A statement signed by DSP Isuku Victor, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of the command, announced this ...and more »

Sallah: Dogara, others sue for peace, understanding among Nigerians - Daily Post Nigeria

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has called on Muslim faithful in the country to use the Eid- El Kabir Sallah festival to promote unity, tolerance, peaceful coexistence and the spirit of sacrifice. The call was part of a ...and more »

Sallah: Govs list love, sacrifice, others as solutions to nation's challenges - The Punch

As Nigeria joins the rest of the world today to celebrate this year's Eid-el-Kabir, state governors from different parts of the country have sent messages to congratulate Nigerians, especially the Muslim faithful. The governors also seize the ...and more »

Full text of President Buhari's Sallah message - Daily Post Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Muslims on the celebration of this year's Eid-El-Kabir. In a statement released on Thursday, Buhari once again expressed gratitude to Nigerians for praying for his recovery. “Fellow Compatriots, I felicitate ...and more »

No vehicular movement allowed in Maiduguri during Muslim holiday - Eyewitness News

Police PR officer Victor Isuku said the restriction would be applied to the use of cars, tricycles, bicycles and animals - until after the Eid congregational prayer on 1 September. FILE: Indonesian Muslims gather at the Baiturrahman Raya mosque in ...and more »

Sallah message: Nigeria can't break up - Buhari - Daily Trust

President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to all Nigerians to rise against the odds, keep their prejudices aside and strengthen the bonds of friendship and unity in order to keep the country together. President Buhari made the appeal Thursday in his Eid ...and more »

Eid-el-Kabir: Odigie-Oyegun urges Nigerians to eschew violence, be their brother's keeper - Daily Post Nigeria

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun, has urged Nigerians to eschew all forms of violence, live in peaceful coexistence and be their brother's keeper. Odigie-Oyegun made the call in a statement he personally ...and more »

Massive crowd at Eid praying ground for Buhari - The Nation Newspaper

A tumultuous crowd on Friday stormed the Eid praying ground where President Muhammadu Buhari observed his Eid-el-Kabir prayer. The President, who returned to Nigeria on August 19 after 103 days medical vacation in the United Kingdom, landed in his home ...and more »

Buhari hosts corps members at Sallah, says unified Nigeria a reality - The Punch

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday expressed the conviction that the dream of a unified Nigeria remained a reality. According to a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the President said this in an interview ...and more »

Sallah: Prices of rams escalate in FCT despite low patronage - Daily Trust

Prices of rams have jerked up in some markets in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in spite of low patronage few days to the Eid-el-Kabir celebration, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. A check at the livestock market in Kuje, Abaji and Kwali ...and more »