Thursday, 1st December 2022
Breaking News:


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.
7 Jul
Following logistics challenges that resulted instranded pilgrims to this year’s pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Zikrullah Hassan, has reportedly, been obstructed from travelling to the holy city.


17 mins ago
As Nigeria joins the rest of the globe to mark World AIDS Day (WAD), today, it is estimated that no fewer than 1.8 million Nigerians are living with Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) that causes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS).
31 mins ago
Lagos governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, yesterday, kick-started the campaign for his re-election and promised to improve the infrastructure and economy of the state...
41 mins ago
The Osun State Government, yesterday, said that two-thirds of appointed officials in the immediate past administration of Governor Gboyega Oyetola carted away vehicles attached to their offices.
44 mins ago
A new study published in the journal Cancer Research suggests aerobic exercise could help reduce the risks of certain cancers from developing or recurring.
1 hour ago
As part of efforts toward promoting and improving healthcare across the nation, Codix Pharma Limited has inaugurated a Charity Foundation. The Codix Charity Foundation is a philanthropic endowment fund.