Hajj, Umrah operators count losses over COVID-19
Hajj and Umrah tour operators in Nigeria are counting losses recorded as a result of the suspension of Umrah (lesser hajj) services by Saudi authorities occasioned by coronavirus pandemic.
NAHCON reviews 2019 hajj, Umrah operations
In an effort to improve hajj operation in the coming year, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON) has revieved 2019 hajj operation.
Buhari to visit Saudi for Umrah
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari is due to visit Saudi Arabia on lesser Hajj and will depart Abuja on Thursday, a government statement released on Wednesday said. Buhari's five-day visit to the Middle East country is on the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz. "The President, accompanied by close personal aides, will embark on the journey…