BREAKING: Nigerian Muslims to celebrate Sallah Tuesday

Muslims in Nigeria will celebrate Eid- ul-Fitr on Tuesday marking the end of Ramadan fast, the Sultan of Sokoto and head of the Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Saad Abubakar, declared Monday evening.

The monarch made the announcement in a televised speech this night.

Sultan said the new moon (Shawwal crescent) was seen in states like Borno, Yobe and Katsina.