Hajj: FCT board refunds N432m to 334 intending pilgrims
The FCT Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has refunded N432 million to 334 intending pilgrims who indicated interest to collect their 2021 Hajj deposit.
NAHCON cautions pilgrims on fake entry visa for hajj
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.
Hajj cancellation: Dashed hopes as faithful, stakeholders rue losses
Kassim Alabi is the Vice President (South West), Association of Hajj and Umrah Tour Operators of Nigeria (AHUON). Having missed out on rendering services to teeming intending pilgrims last year owing to the COVID-19 pandemic...
NAHCON reviews, adopts harmonised guidelines for National Medical Team
As the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) awaits further communication on specific measures and organisational plans for the 2021 Hajj exercise, the commission....
NAHCON hopeful Nigerian pilgrims will participate in 2021 hajj
Following the pronouncement by Saudi authorities that the 2021 will hold, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has said it is still awaiting further communication on admissibility of foreign pilgrims.
2021 Hajj: NAHCON optimistic Nigeria will have slots
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has expressed optimistism that Nigeria would be given slots for the 2021 Hajj.
Kano may reject hajj deposits without COVID-19 vaccine certificate
Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board has declared that, henceforth, intending pilgrims must provide evidence of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) vaccination, or their deposits may be rejected.
NAHCON asks states to begin vaccination of intending pilgrims
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON has asked the 36 states’ and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Muslim pilgrims boards and agencies to begin vaccination...