The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs(NSCIA) has said the 2020 Eid-el-fitr will hold on Sunday as fasting during the month of Ramadan will end on Saturday,
The national moon sighting committee of the NSCIA disclosed this in a tweet 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,” it tweeted.
The announcement by NSCIA means Ramadan fast will extend to 30 days in 2020.