Commencement of Ramadan 2020

Wednesday 22nd April, 2020

His Eminence the National Chief Imam of Ghana, Sheikh Prof. Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, declares tonight at 8:45pm that 

1. The crescent that indicates the commencement of Ramadan has not been sighted anywhere in Ghana

2. Friday 24th April 2020 automatically becomes the first day of Ramadan 2020 and all are advised and encouraged to start the fasting on Friday 24th April

3. The Presidential directives on covid-19 on public gatherings and social distancing are still in placed and must be respected and observed at all times throughout the fasting period 

His Eminence prays to Allah to pardon and have mercy on us and protect us from the covid-19 and from all forms of diseases.

His Eminence further prays to Allah to prolong our lives with good health and grant us prosperity