A civil society organisation, Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR), has expressed satisfaction on the model adopted by Kano and Katsina States Pilgrims’ Welfare Boards
A civil society organisation, the Independent Hajj Reporters (IHR), has expressed satisfaction with the model adopted by Kano and Katsina States Pilgrims
The FCT Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has refunded N432 million to 334 intending pilgrims who indicated interest to collect their 2021 Hajj deposit.
Azman Air, one of the leading indigenous airline, has announced plan to restart lesser hajj (Umrah) flight operation beginning from September 11, 2021.
Hajj pilgrims streamed out of the holy city of Mecca and into the Mina valley on Sunday, launching the rituals of the great pilgrimage which Saudi Arabia is holding in a scaled-down form for a second year. Only 60,000 fully vaccinated citizens and residents of the kingdom are allowed to take part, far from the…
Pilgrims began arriving in the holy city of Mecca on Saturday for the second downsized hajj staged during the coronavirus pandemic, circling Islam's holiest site.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has warned intending pilgrims against patronising fake tour agencies in a bid to cut corners to go to Saudi Arabia.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has said that the information making the rounds on 45,000 slot for foreign pilgrims is a suggestive guideline emanating from the Health ministry
The Executive Secretary of the Kano Pilgrims Welfare Board, Abba Dambatta , says the Board would on May 24, commence the administration
The Zamfara International Cargo Airport will be completed to begin operation before the end of 2021, Gov. Bello Matawalle has said.
No fewer than 3,837 intending pilgrims for the 2021 Hajj in Kaduna state have received their first COVID-19 vaccinations, according to the State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria NAHCON has asked the 36 states and the FCT Muslim Pilgrims boards and agencies to begin COVID vaccination for all intending pilgrims for the 2021 hajj exercise. The directive was contained in a circular dated March 26, 2021, titled: "Need For Urgent Covid-19 Vaccination for the Intended 2021 Pilgrims".…