Tag Archives: Eid El Kabir

Tiwa Savage Celebrated Eid-El-Kabir Looking Like A Non-Traditional Muslim Bride

We all know Tiwa Savage likes to stand out from the crowd and she certainly made sure she did just that as she headed out today to mark the Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The festival is a special day for Muslim folks and of course, the superstar songstress saved one of her best looks for the annual celebration which is…

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President Buhari Celebrates Eid-El-Kabir, Wishes Muslims Safe & Happy Celebrations

President Muhammadu Buhari has wished all citizens a happy and safe Eid as the country joins other Muslims across the world to mark the 2020 Eid El-Kabir celebrations. Taking to social media on Friday, the President announced that he observed the Eid El-Kabir prayers at home with his family, in keeping with the advisories from the…

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OB Cuisine: The Perfect Party Jollof Rice Recipe By ‘Kikifoodies’

Happy Eid-El-Kabir to our avid Muslim readers! Today we’re kicking off the festivities with food blogger, Kikifoodies and her Nigerian party jollof rice. This recipe is the perfect guide to making the most delicious Nigerian Jollof Rice every time. It has the most authentic flavors plus the aroma and taste are just divine! Even if you’re not…

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COVID-19: Ogun To Imprison Face Mask Violators For Six Months

The Ogun State Government has said that severe punishment will be meted out for residents moving around without a face mask. Ahead of the Eid-el-Kabir (Ileya) celebrations, Governor, Dapo Abiodun, during a briefing on Wednesday, said flouting the order can earn such persons up to six months imprisonment under an extant Regulation and State Law. He also noted that the state…

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Nigeria Declares July 30, 31 As Public Holiday For 2020 Eid-el-Kabir

Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31 have been declared as public holidays by the Federal Government to mark this 2020’s Eid-el-Kabir Celebration. Ministry of Interior’s Permanent Secretary, Georgina Ehuriah disclosed the news in a statement issued on Tuesday which noted that the Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, congratulated Muslim faithful and all Nigerians both at home…

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Avoid Violent Extremism – Buhari To Muslims On Sallah

As Muslims mark the Eid-el-Kabir today, President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to avoid violent extremist ideas, stating that violent extremism is giving Islam a wrong name. The President said this in a statement on Saturday while felicitating with the Muslim faithful, saying they should be “the mirror through which others see the good virtues…

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We Aim To Take Nigerians Out Of Poverty – Osinbajo

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says the focus of the present administration, is to take Nigerians out of poverty. He said all government’s programmes and projects were geared towards achieving that objective, the Punch reports. According to a statement on Wednesday by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr. Laolu Akande, the Vice President spoke…

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Eid-el-Kabir Message: Nigeria Will Achieve Prosperity – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Nigerians to see each other as brothers and sisters from the same heritage and be united. He made this known in his Eid-el-Kabir message to the nation on Thursday. See below: Fellow Compatriots, “I felicitate with you all, particularly the Muslim faithful, on the celebration of this year’s Eid-El-Kabir. I…

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President Buhari Arrives Daura For Eid-El-Kabir Celebrations

The Presidency’s Twitter account confirmed President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived Daura, Katsina State to celebrate Eid-El-Kabir and he won’t be back in Abuja until after the holiday. The Airforce helicopter conveying the president and members of his immediate family landed at the airstrip at 4:45 p.m on Wednesday. The president was received by the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk, politicians…

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Eid-el-Kabir: FG Declares Friday, Monday Public Holidays

The Federal Government has declared Friday, September 1 and Monday, September 4, as public holidays to commemorate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir celebration. The Minister of Interior, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd.), made the declaration on behalf of the government in a statement issued in Abuja on Monday by the Director overseeing the Office of the Permanent…

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