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29 Jul 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
This was disclosed yesterday by the Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan.
12 Jul 2022
Nigerian pilgrims to this year’s hajj in Saudi Arabia, yesterday, lamented absence of local dishes in meals being served at Muna.
10 Jul 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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 2022
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.


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A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja adjourned the hearing on the suit filed by the Coalition of Northern Groups (CNG) seeking a referendum to determine the fate of Biafra and other self-determination agitations to March 30, 2023.
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Ahead of the February 25th general elections, the Labour Party Chairman in Amuwo-Odofin Local Government Area, Hon Ebele Belmon Nwuzor, has declared that Hon George Olawande Adegeye remains the party's House of Representatives candidate in Amuwo-Odofin federal constituency.
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Kano state government has formally requested the presidency to postpone a two-day official visit of president Muhammad Buhari to Kano.