Minister queries N3.3 trillion overhead in 2020 budget
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…
NAHCON ends airlift of pilgrims back to Nigeria
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.
NAHCON defends 2019 budget proposal of N1.49bn
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…
NAHCON to partner NAPTIP to curtail human trafficking
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.