Ghana Muslims to observe virtual Eidul-Fitr prayer on Sunday, May 24
London, May 23, 2020 (AltAfrica)-The leadership of the Ghana Muslims has announced a virtual Eidul-Fitr prayer to mark the end of 2020 Ramadan
Spokesperson for the National Chief Iman, Sheikh Armiyawo Shaibu says the 2020 Eidul-Fitr celebration will take place in Ghana on Sunday 24th May 2020 as in many African countries
According to a statement seen by Alternativeafrica.com issued and copied Ghana National Chief Imam said; “Following the COVID-19 preventive restrictions on social gathering, a virtual EIDUL-FITR celebration prayer will be led by the Eminent National Chief Imam supported by the Muslim leaders at the Ghana Broadcasting corporation house on Sunday 24th May 2020 at 9:00am prompt.”
“His Excellency the President of the Republic of Ghana supported by the vice president will use the occasion to address Muslims faithfuls across the country.”
“Accordingly all Muslims in the country are advised to celebrate the 2020 EIDUL-FITR with families at home by following the National Chief Imam on the state television,” the statement added.
“We wish to take this opportunity to wish Muslims in Ghana and beyond a happy COVID-19 EIDUL-FITR 2020 celebration,” it concluded.