10 Things Every Nigerian Muslim Will Relate To When Ramadan Draws To A Close

May 19, 2020

Ramadan is a big deal for Muslims. It’s an exciting time when it starts, but also, it’s also exciting when it draws to an end. If you’re fasting and lowkey counting down to the last day of Ramadan, this post is for you.

When you try to act unbothered but you really can’t wait for the last day of Ramadan

Food. Food. Food.

When you realise that it’s the last 10 days and you have to up your praying game

It’s Laylat al-Qadr season

You, struggling to stay awake every night

This could be the night. I have to do this.

When it’s day 29 and they haven’t sighted the moon

Please nah, announce this thing.

When they didn’t sight the moon and you have to fast for one more day

Hay God!

You, on the last day of Taraweeh

Till next year.

You, thinking about all the food you will eat on Eid

Long time coming!

You, when you realise that there’s only so much you can eat

infectious diseases bill

It’s fine. I have time.

When you realise that there’s nothing really holding you back from all the “vices” you’ve abandoned anymore

So, back to square one?

When you realise that you actually don’t want Ramadan to end

Make up your mind!

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