Monday, 26th September 2022
Breaking News:

Hajj 2022

16 Sep
The Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR), a civil society organisation that monitors and reports Hajj and Umrah operations, has received the phase one of the 2022 Hajj performance reports from its volunteers.
11 Sep
Arguably the most visible contemporary Islamic organization for Muslims in the professions and business in Nigeria today, The Companion, after a most thorough assessment, came to the conclusion that the 2022 edition of Hajj was excellently managed by the Zikrullah Hassan-led National Hajj Commission of Nigeria.
18 Aug
Although the 2022 hajj exercise may have come and gone, the operational undercurrents and heaps of concerns emanated from stakeholders in the country’s hajj industry would remain indelible.
29 Jul
No fewer than 345 Lagos State pilgrims that participated in the just concluded 2022 Hajj exercise in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have returned home.
29 Jul
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has commended the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria for successfully airlifting Nigerian pilgrims in spite of several challenges.
29 Jun
A civil society organisation, Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR), has called on the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) and the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC)
28 Jun
The first batch of 400 intending pilgrims from Kano arrived at Prince Bin Abdulazeez International Airport, Madina, Saudi Arabia on Tuesday onboard Azman air Airbus A340-600. The first airlift which departed Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport, Kano at exactly 2:34 am Tuesday was part of 2,229 intending pilgrims scheduled for the 2022 hajj from Kano.…
24 Jun
The Lagos State Commissioner for Home Affairs, Prince Anofiu Olanrewaju Elegushi, has assured intending pilgrims from the state that the $ 800 Travel Allowance (BTA) promised them during the one-day seminar...
17 Jun
The first batch of 510 pilgrims from Borno are departing Madinah on Friday to Mecca to commence the main Hajj rituals.
17 Jun
Another set of 421 intending pilgrims departed Nigeria to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, yesterday. While Ogun and Osun States’ pilgrims will be airlifted on Friday and Saturday respectively.
9 Jun
The airlift of the first batch of Nigerian pilgrims to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the 2022 hajj will depart Maiduguri international airport on Thursday. The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has approved three airlines include Max air, Azman air, and Flynas to convey 43,008 pilgrims allocated to the country to the holy…
13 May
The Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has opened the window for refund of Hajj fare paid by the intending pilgrims for the Hajj exercise since 2019.


12 mins ago
Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, has assured stakeholders in the tourism industry of his administration’s commitment to develop the sector, as part of efforts to explore more economic opportunities.
16 mins ago
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) in Ogun State has promised to collaborate with the state government on management of long-term and chronic diseases.
23 mins ago
Canada-based former Nigerian goalkeeper, Paul Yusuf, has protested his recent disqualification from contesting the presidency of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) by the Electoral Committee. The election is slated for September 30, 2022 in Benin.
23 mins ago
Conventional methods of resolving bank crises like asset management and bridge bank resolution are no longer effective and call for the necessity of having “solid insolvency regimes” that enhance financial and economic stability.
26 mins ago
Experts have decried the subtle way ministers of the gospel deploy scriptures to perpetuate gender-based violence, saying their activities expose women as second-class citizens in church.