Wednesday, 7th December 2022
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31 Jul
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has so far airlifted over 61.1 per cent of pilgrims back home. The spokesperson of the commission, Hajia Fatima Sanda Usara...
29 Jul
The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has commended the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria for successfully airlifting Nigerian pilgrims in spite of several challenges.
21 Jul
Chairman of National Hajj Commission (NAHCON), Alhaji Zikrullah Hassan, has charged the Saudi authorities to ensure prompt supply of information for next pilgrimage.
16 Jul
The Tawafah Company for Pilgrims of African Non-Arab Countries, popularly known as the Mu’assasa, has confirmed receipt of a total sum of 19.9 million riyals, equivalent to N2.2 billion, from 33 Nigerian Hajj and Umrah tour operators through the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria...
14 Jul
This was disclosed yesterday by the Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan.
12 Jul
Nigerian pilgrims to this year’s hajj in Saudi Arabia, yesterday, lamented absence of local dishes in meals being served at Muna.
10 Jul
As Muslim faithful across the nation celebrated the Eid el-Kabir yesterday, clerics, heads of government and traditional institutions, and thought leaders reflected on the state of the nation and prayed for an urgent national rebirth.
9 Jul
At least 1500 intending pilgrims to the 2022 Hajj did not make it to the Holy land due to disappointments experienced during outbound airlift operations.
8 Jul
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has confirmed the death of Hasiya Aminu, a pilgrim from Kaduna state. She died in her sleep shortly after returning from the Mount Arafat, according to her neighbours in the tent. Dr Usman Galadima, Chief of Operations and Head of Nigerian Medical Mission, told the News Agency (NAN)…
8 Jul
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Friday expressed regrets over its inability to transport 1,500 intending pilgrims for the 2022 Hajj.
8 Jul
The Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board says 600 intending pilgrims who paid for the 2022 Hajj fares through the board will not perform the pilgrimage.
8 Jul
Despite repeated assurances from the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) that no eligible pilgrim would be stranded, hope of some of 4,000 faithful may has been dashed.


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The New Nigeria People’s Party (NNPP) has insisted that its presidential candidate, Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, won't step down for his Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) counterpart, Atiku Abubakar, in next year’s general election.
19 mins ago
Gov. Babagana Zulum of Borno on Wednesday presented N234.8 billion budget for 2023 fiscal year to the State House of Assembly.
36 mins ago
Minister of State for Niger Delta Affairs, Sharon Ikeazor, has lamented the escalating violence against women in the political arena as the country prepares to hold elections next year.
1 hour ago
Ahead of the 2023 poll, a coalition of civil societies of Nigeria (CCSN) says it was incumbent on the judiciary to be impartial to safeguard democratic rule in the country.