The Sultan of Sokoto has declared, that the Muslims are to continue their fasting till Saturday, hopefully, Sunday.
The Sultan of Sokoto said no moon was sighted in Nigeria on Friday.
The committee tweeted on Friday: “There was no positive sighting report of the Shawwal crescent in Nigeria, tomorrow is 30th Ramadan. An official statement from the Sultanate will be released shortly.”
Muslims were already prepared to celebrate Eid-el-Fitri on Saturday.
The announcement by NSCIA means Ramadan fast will extend to 30 days in 2020.