President of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declare Thursday 30 June as Dhul Hijjah 1, 1443AH. PAY meaning that Saturday 9 July is tEidul Adha or sallah day, coming on Friday 8 July, which is Arafat Day.
Also Sultan Declares Thursday Dhul Hijjah 1, Announces Date for 2022 Eid-el-Kabir Source: UGC A statement from the National Moon Sighting Committee (NMSC), said that Sultan Abubakar has declared Thursday 30th June as the first day of Dhul Hijjah, Daily Trust reported. “Eidul Adha will be on Saturday, 10th Dhul Hijjah 1443H (9th July 2022) In Sha Allah. “His Eminence, the Sultan hereby calls upon the Muslim Ummah to intensify efforts in acts of worship during the first 10 days of the blessed month of Dhul Hijjah. “And also pray for peace, stability and progress of the country.