Friday, 22nd October 2021
Breaking News:


13 Sep
The FCT Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has refunded N432 million to 334 intending pilgrims who indicated interest to collect their 2021 Hajj deposit.
16 Jul
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.
16 Jul
Determined to overcome the likely consequences of the cancellation of the annual pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia for two consecutive years, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON)
20 Jun
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...
21 May
As the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) awaits further communication on specific measures and organisational plans for the 2021 Hajj exercise, the commission....
14 May
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has prayed for the blessings of the month of Ramadan to bring solutions to the country’s numerous challenges.
11 May
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.
10 May
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has expressed optimistism that Nigeria would be given slots for the 2021 Hajj.
7 May
The Chairman/CEO, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan is currently flying the Nigerian flag at the 2021 International Hajj Symposium, taking place in Ankara, the capital of Turkey.
21 Apr
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.
30 Mar
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...
30 Mar
Osun State Government has commenced the COVID-19 vaccination of over 800 intending pilgrims to this year’s hajj as part of the requirement for visiting the Holy Land.


16 mins ago
Borno says it will close all Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps located within Maiduguri, by Dec. 31.
46 mins ago
The FCT Administration Social Development Secretariat (SDS) on Friday, in Abuja arrested 217 defaulters over street begging.
46 mins ago
Ansu Fati dismissed suggestions that inheriting Lionel Messi's number 10 shirt at Barcelona has brought additional expectations after committing his long-term future to the Catalan club. Fati signed a new six-year contract to keep him at the club until 2027, with a release clause of €1billion included - a week after Pedri had penned a…
58 mins ago
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has ordered seven corps members deployed in Abia for the Batch ‘B’ Stream 1, 2020/2021, to repeat their service year for various offences.
1 hour ago
Dr Hammed Abodunrin, Ondo State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says arrangements have been concluded by the corps to train 3,212 secondary school teachers on personal security and child protection in the state.