On Tuesday (July 5, 2016), the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Saad Abubakar III, gave a date for the Eid-el-fitri (the end of Ramadan).

The monarch declared Wednesday, July 6, 2016, as the Eid el-fitr, in a statement, signed by Professor Sambo Wali, the Chairman, Religious Affairs Committee, Sultanate Council.

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Today, Muslims, all over the World, are celebrating the end the month-long fasting of Ramadan.

As such, followers of the religion have gathered to thank Allah for the strength to fast and enjoy their first daytime breakfast in a month.

See seven colourful pictures from Eid-el-fitri celebrations, worldwide.

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