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25 Oct 2019
Senate okays N10tr infrastructure fund, lauds Fashola on frugality Hajj commission defends N1.07 billion allocation The Minister of Finance and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, yesterday queried the N3.3 trillion personnel cost in the 2020 appropriation bill, stating that it was a mismatch when compared to the N2.1 trillion voted for capital projects. Speaking at the…
13 Sep 2019
National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has concluded airlift of Nigerian pilgrims from 2019 Hajj back home.The last flight to Nigeria, Max Air NGL 2124, landed in Abuja yesterday, signifying the end of the 2019 Hajj operations.
17 Aug 2019
The first batch of Nigerian pilgrims who performed the 2019 Hajj exercise will be airlifted back home today, Saturday, August 17 after a successful Hajj operation.
6 Apr 2019
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has defended its 2019 proposed budget of N1,492,160,210 before the Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs. The Head, Public Affairs Division of NAHCON, Mrs Fatima Usara, made this known in a statement on Friday in Abuja. Usara said the NAHCON budget performance in 2018 stood at…
6 Apr 2018
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it will partner with the National Agency for Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) to curtail the menace of human trafficking.
19 Jan 2018
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has directed that all intending pilgrims, who wished to perform the 2018 Hajj, either through States Pilgrims Boards...
6 Sep 2017
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has advocated global discussion on hajj quota to ensure effective utilisation of facilities in Muna and Arafat.


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Mr Stephen Oronsaye, a former Head of Service of the Federation, on Thursday, faulted the mode adopted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in the investigation of alleged pension
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The Court of Appeal will rule on Friday in an application by ASUU seeking its permission to appeal against an order of the National Industrial Court directing its members to resume work.
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The Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) has said the queues for fuel in Abuja and other surroundings was caused by the flood in Lokoja, Kogi State. NMDPRA in a statement said it is working with relevant stakeholders and government agencies to ensure that fuel is available across the country. “The authority wishes…
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The Super Eagles of Nigeria will take on the Costa Rican senior national football team in an international friendly in San Jose on Nov. 9. Jairo Pachon, the FIFA Match Agent of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), on Thursday said the match is a sort of invitational for the three-time African champions. “Nigeria have been invited…
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The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State Command, has warned motorists and the public against demonising Ember Months as blood-sucking and tears period. The state Sector Commander, Joshua Adekanye, gave the warning on Thursday at the flag-off of Ember Months Campaign in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that theme of the…