The Start of Sha’baan 1438
Following widespread reports of the sighting of the new crescent, UUCSA has determined that 1st Sha’baan 1438, in South Africa, shall be on Fri 28 Apr 2017.
The 15th of Sha’baan, Night of Emancipation (Baraat) shall therefore be in the evening of Thu 11th May 2017, in-sha-Allah.
Ebrahim I. Bham (Moulana)
Central Hilaal Committee
United Ulama Council of South Africa (UUCSA)