23 Oct 2016
Interestingly, one of the biggest challenges is not even medical. What I have found most challenging has to do with administrative and other social issues. As you observed, we deal with people from different backgrounds.
3 Oct 2016
The need to support the current administration’s efforts to revive the economy was stressed at the weekend as Nigerians living in Saudi Arabia marked the country’s 56th independence anniversary.
30 Sep 2016
The Abuja Deputy Bureau Chief, Mohammed Abubakar, who was part of the media team for this year’s hajj sat down separately with a National Commissioner representing South West in the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria...
28 Sep 2016
In a bid to expand the scope of cooperation on pilgrim matters, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), has commenced a discussion with some countries.
24 Sep 2016
Investigations have begun into the circumstances leading to the discovery of a dead body suspected to be a stowaway in a Saudi Arabian airliner, Flynas, which conveyed some Nigerian pilgrims into Abuja last Tuesday, September 20.
23 Sep 2016
A Saudi minister in charge of Hajj on Thursday commended Nigerian pilgrims to this year’s pilgrimage for their discipline and comportment at the airport in Jeddah.
19 Sep 2016
The Lagos State Muslims Pilgrims Welfare Board has called for the refund of the money paid for the installation of a new air conditioning system at its Mina tents as the service was not rendered.
18 Sep 2016
Nigeria is to protest the seizure of electronic wristbands meant for use of citizens, in the just concluded 2016 pilgrimage to the Holy land, by the authorities of Saudi Arabia
17 Sep 2016
Nigeria is to protest the seizure of electronic wristbands brought into Saudi Arabia for use of its pilgrims.
16 Sep 2016
Families and friends of the 2016 Hajj pilgrims are already longing to welcome their loved ones as indications emerged that the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON), will begin the airlift of Nigerian pilgrims from Saudi Arabia from tomorrow.
15 Sep 2016
The Federal Government may abolish the use of agents to transport and provide other services to intending pilgrims to Mecca.
13 Sep 2016
Pilgrims have defied new rules by the Saudi government on the ‘stoning of the devil’, compelling the authorities to revert to old guidelines.