Recent News

Mon 20.Jul.2020 CLARIFICATION ON THE ADONKO DONATION TO THE NATIONAL CHIEF IMAM

Dear reader,  I pray you are safe with sound mind and good health while reading this article which happens to be my first on one of the dominant and credible news outlets of this country. I am also hopeful that you must hav... read more ›

Sun 12.Jul.2020 Vice President visits the National Chief Imam

His Excellency the Vice President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia paid a visit to His Eminence the National Chief Imam of Ghana, Sheikh Professor Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, today Sunday 12th July 2020 to among other things; 1... read more ›

Wed 24.Jun.2020 Press Release on the restrictions on Hajj 2020

IN THE NAME OF ALLAH, THE MOST GRACIOUS AND MOST MERCIFUL The Office of National Chief Imam and Grand Mufti of the Republic of Ghana (ONCI) prays that this press release finds all Ghanaians in good condition and on high spirit... read more ›

Fri 05.Jun.2020 National Chief Imam advises Imams to hold on Jumuah in big Mosques

His Eminence the National Chief Imam of Ghana, Sheikh Prof. Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, in consultation with the leadership of the various Muslim communities in Ghana, has urged major mosques in urban areas not to hold Jumu’a prayers until further notice.... read more ›

Wed 22.Apr.2020 Commencement of Ramadan 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... read more ›

Fri 10.Apr.2020 PRESS RELEASE ON RAMADAN 2020

PRESS RELEASE 1st SIGHTING FOR THE MOON TO COMMENCE 2020 RAMADAN In the wake of Covid-19 and the subsequent partial lockdown imposed on two major cities, Accra and Kumasi, this year’s annual National Ramadan and Muslim Development C... read more ›

Tue 17.Mar.2020 PRESS RELEASE ON COVID-19 BY THE NATIONAL CHIEF IMAM OF GHANA

PRESS RELEASE COMPLIANCE WITH DIRECTIVES ON COVID-19 In the name of Allah, the Most Compassionate and the Most Merciful In the wake of the coronavirus, known officially as Covid-19, His Eminence the National Chief Imam and Grand Mufti ... read more ›