Friday, 2nd December 2022
Breaking News:


10 Sep 2016
Just as pilgrims for this year’s Hajj braces up to climb the mountain Arafat tomorrow (Sunday), the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has confirmed the death of three out of the 76,000 Nigerians ...
15 Aug 2016
Alhaji Abubakar Kaoje , the Sokoto Zonal Coordinator of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), said on Monday that a total of 3, 500 pilgrims ...
13 Aug 2016
Bauchi State Government said on Saturday that it spent over N17 million as subsidy on the purchase of uniforms and others items for pilgrims performing the 2016 Hajj.
8 Aug 2016
With the express directive of the Federal Government to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to disburse scarce dollars to pilgrims at subsidised rate, it is splashing about N7. 9 billion ($24.9 million) as subsidy.
2 Aug 2016
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) yesterday told members of the House of Representatives that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was yet to pay compensation promised to the victims ...
22 Jul 2016
The Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Taraba State has promised a hitch free hajj exercise in Saudi-Arabia for the intending Muslim pilgrims from the state. In an interaction with journalists yesterday in Jalingo...
5 Jul 2016
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has therefore tasked the State Pilgrims Welfare Boards, Agencies, and Commissions in charge of the holy pilgrimage exercise to facilitate the payment...
11 Jun 2016
Bauchi State Government on Saturday announced the 2016 Hajj fares for all intending pilgrims in the state.
21 May 2016
The Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board has directed all intending pilgrims to 2016 Hajj to Saudi Arabia to go for mandatory medical test.


24 mins ago
The National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), has warned banana sellers to desist from using carbide to ripen bananas because of its health implications. The General Manager, NIHORT Ventures Limited, Dr Joel Akinfisoye, made this known at a four-day women and youth empowerment programme in horticulture, plantain and banana establishment and telfairia production. Dr Akinfisoye stated…
37 mins ago
Newly appointed ADC National Representative in Lagos Campaign Council, Mabel Oboh, has said the party is committed to revamping Lagos State for good if elected into power come 2023. Oboh, who is currently the African Democratic Congress National Diversity and Inclusion director in a statement issued on Thursday said she was delighted to be appointed…
2 hours ago
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, has declared that Nigeria is not broke. The Minister was responding to questions after presenting the sixth edition of the PMB Scorecard: 2015 to 2023...
2 hours ago
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) yesterday, produced Form CF001, containing WAEC-GCE certificate and Secondary School Testimonial of Governor Ademola Adeleke before the Osun Election Petitions Tribunal, sitting in Osogbo.
2 hours ago
As queues for fuel continue to grow in most parts of the country, the Nigerian Midstream and Downstream Petroleum Regulatory Authority (NMDPRA) insists there are no plans by the Federal Government to increase the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS).