National Hajj Commission of Nigeria
NAHCON charges contractors to speed up construction of hotel facilities
The Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON), Alhaji Zikirullah Olakunle Hassan, has met with contractors handling various hajj development levy projects
Hassan tipped to replace Muktar as NAHCON boss
A change of the baton is imminent at the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) as President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday recommended the appointment of Zikrullah Hassan for confirmation by the Senate.
NAHCON moves to fast-track operations
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON) has inaugurated Hajj Committee to pre-quali fy licensing of service providers ahead of time as a way of fast-tracking 2020 Hajj operations.
2019 Hajj: 40,821 pilgrims back home – NAHCON
National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it has transported 40,821 pilgrims back home from Saudi Arabia after the successful completion of 2019 Hajj.
NAHCON initiates new health system for 2019 Hajj
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has introduced a Caravan System of health delivery to the pilgrims this year.
NAHCON warns pilgrims against political discussions, campaigns during hajj exercise
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has warned pilgrims against engaging in any political activities, including discussions and rallies that are detrimental to the sanctity of the host country.
Hajj: 1,529 pilgrims depart Kano, Lagos, Kaduna for Saudi Arabia
A total of 1,529 Muslim pilgrims have so far been airlifted from Kano, Lagos and Kaduna airports for this year’s Hajj to Saudi Arabia.
NAHCON launches suggestions, complaints portal for 2019 Hajj
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has launched a Communication portal to receive meaningful suggestions and complaints with the aim of assisting pilgrims to the 2019 Hajj. The commission made the announcement on its tweeter handle (@nigeriahajjcom) in Abuja on Monday . It said NAHCON was giving pilgrims the opportunity to send their suggestions…
2019 pilgrims to get new e-visa, says NAHCON
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has disclosed that Saudi authorities through the e-visa system have simplified document processing for the 2019 pilgrimage. A statement by its Head of Public Affairs, Fatima Usara, said the new system does not require intending pilgrims to undergo any physical screening in Saudi embassies. She said that under…