BREAKING: Saudi Arabia sights Shawwal crescent, declares Friday Eid el-Fitr


On Thursday, the Shawwal crescent was seen near Tamir, Saudi Arabia.
The event will cause Muslims in Nigeria and throughout the world to celebrate Eid el-Fitr on Friday.
The dates for Eid el-Fitr in Bahrain, Morocco, and Turkey are all on Friday.
Prior to that, Nigeria’s Federal Government had proclaimed April 21 and 24 as public holidays.