Lagos commences preliminary hajj medical screening
The Lagos State Government has urged all intending pilgrims who wish to perform the 2020 Holy pilgrimage in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia through the State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board
NAHCON moves to fast-track operations
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON) has inaugurated Hajj Committee to pre-quali fy licensing of service providers ahead of time as a way of fast-tracking 2020 Hajj operations.
Groups laud NAHCON for moving to Hajj House
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON) is expected to be more efficient in operations as it transposed to a permanent office known as Hajj House (former metro plaza).
Lagos begins refund of excess payment to pilgrims
The Lagos State Government has commenced payment of N100,000.00 to all the pilgrims that performed this year’s Holy pilgrimage in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It would be recalled that the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) in July, mandated all the States to review downward their hajj fare and refund the excesses to all…
600 returning Niger Hajj Pilgrims escape death
About 600 Niger State pilgrims returning home from this year’s hajj in Saudi Arabia escaped death, yesterday, at the Minna International Airport, when the plane that was conveying them back home crash-landed.
From Hajj back to temptations - Part 2
Thus dear Hajji and Hajja, never for a moment entertain the thought that, for example, the effigies of the devil that you pelted while in Mina have all been left behind in Mina, at the Jamarat.
From Hajj back to temptations
“Whoever performs the Hajj for the pleasure of Almighty, and utters no evil words and commits no evil deeds in the process, shall return from Makkah free from sins like the day...
Buhari felicitates with 2019 Hajj pilgrims
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with all the 2019 Nigerian pilgrims over the successful completion of their Hajj rites and the Eid-el-Kabeer celebrations.