The moon was 5hrs 37mins old in Tumair Saudi Arabia when it was claimed that it was sighted by naked eye,
اَلشَّمۡسُ وَ الۡقَمَرُ بِحُسۡبَانٍ “The sun and the moon [move] by precise calculation”)
I said 10% chance because I know Saudi in most cases indirectly follow their official......
sighters (aadil) for the start and end of the month irrespective of the weather being clear or overcast. If
however there is only one person who sighted the moon, it is binding on him.
“We are an unlettered people who can neither write nor count. The month is thus, and thus. folding his thumb when he said it the third time.”
Nigeria completed 30days in Ramadan for the first time in 2010 and then 2015.
May Allah guide us all ,accept our ibadat and forgive our shortcomings ameen.