Hijrah 1446A.H: MMPN congratulates Muslims,seeks Holiday for Islamic New Year

As Muslims in Nigeria joined their counterparts all over the world in ushering the new Islamic year, Hijrah 1446 A.H on Sunday July 7, 2024, the Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria (MMPN) has reiterated its call on the Federal and state governments in Nigeria to declare Muharram 1, the first day of the Islamic Calendar year, as a public holiday. This is contained in a statement released on Thursday and signed by Alhaji Abdur-Rahman Balogun, National President, MMPN. Balogun said such a declaration would be in line with the rule…