NAHCON plans hitch-free hajj for pilgrims
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has pledged to ensure hitch-free hajj in 2020, with pilgrims’ accommodations not situated more than two kilometres away from the Holy Mosque in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Governor Atiku frowns at Buhari’s critics on economic diplomacy
Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi has condemned critics of the ongoing efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari to attract more foreign investments into the country.
Hijrah 1441 is here
Thus the Muslim world begins a new year – one thousand four hundred and forty-one years (1441) after the migration of Prophet Muhammad (upon him be blessings and mercies of the Almighty) from Makkah to Madinah.
495 Katsina pilgrims depart Makkah for Jeddah en route Nigeria
The first batch of 495 Katsina state pilgrims have left Makkah to Jeddah en route Nigeria.
Season of migration here again
Thus the Muslim world began a new year – one thousand four hundred and thirty nine years (1439) after the migration of Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w) from Makkah to Madinah.
Has pilgrimage to Makkah truly come to an end?
Is it true that the Hajj is over? Yes. The hajj is done with. The practical rites of Hajj, the gathering of the greatest number of Muslims, over two million of them, is over.
Keeping pilgrims healthy during Hajj
Saudi Arabia is welcoming over two million pilgrims from around the world to Hajj, the annual pilgrimage to Makkah, the world’s largest annual gathering.
Unto this year’s pilgrims to Makkah
It needs no emphasis that hajj rites that would be accepted by the Almighty from His servants are the ones which are prosecuted with lawful means.