Populated Islamic sect in Ghana (Al-Sunnah wal jamah) Boycott the 25th Annual National Hilal Ramadan conference at kumasi central mosque due to negligence of the national hilal committee.
Speaking with the national deputy cheif imam of (Al-sunnah wal jamah) Sheikh Mohammed kamil comfirm to Abdul Basit ‘ that officially they have not been invited
According to sheikh kamil the priority of al-sunnah Muslims for sighting the moon is Ghana but a
Part from Ghana is Saudi Arabia not national hilal committee. we are not ready to depend on you to sight the moon’ sheikh kamil warned national hilal committee.
He further added, None of our 10 regional al-sunnah imam was invited to grace the occasion, meanwhile we are more than any other Islamic sect in Ghana, we are humbly telling national hilal committee they have done well but al-sunnah is not with them.
The hilal council of Ghana is in charge of the activities that encompasses Ramadan fasting and the citation of the Annual Ramadan moon . the council which is under the auspices of his eminence, the national Cheif Imam of the Republic of Ghana, was formed in 1994, to take care of the activities of the Ramadan fasting, monitoring of other Islamic calendar and in charge of organising Islamic activities.