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Hajj 2020

28 Jun 2020
No one ever expected it, as it has never happened in recent years. But the signals were glaring that the ravaging Coronavirus pandemic disrupting...
22 Jun 2020
Saudi Arabian authorities Monday said only residents of the country will be permitted to undertake the annual Hajj pilgrimage next month. The country said the measure was necessary to combat the spread of coronavirus, which has already infected over nine million and killed over 405, 000 people worldwide. "It has been decided that Hajj for…
21 Jun 2020
As nations await Saudi authorities final decision on the 2020 Hajj, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has assured that the health and safety of Nigerian pilgrims will not be compromised.
3 Jun 2020
The Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Alh. Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, has said that the Commission is still waiting for an official decision from the Saudi authorities...
10 May 2020
Amidst uncertainty on whether or not the 2020 Hajj exercise will hold, Nigerian pilgrims will know faith in the next two weeks. Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) Zikrullah Kunle Hassan disclosed that the commission will issue a statement at the end of Ramadan. Hassan, who featured on the network of Federal Radio…


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