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NAHCON introduces Hajj savings scheme for 2020 intending pilgrims

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Tuesday said it has introduced the Hajj savings scheme for intending pilgrims for 2020 exercise. The...

2020 Hajj: KDSG to begin registration of intending pilgrims Oct. 15...

The Kaduna State Government says registration of intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for year 2020 Holy pilgrimage will begin on Oct. 15. Briefing journalists...

Lagos conducts screening for intending Christian pilgrims

The Lagos State Government has commenced screening for intending pilgrims to Jerusalem, Greece and Rome later in the year. The Commissioner for Home Affairs,...

Plateau Muslim pilgrims board wants faithful transported from Yakubu Gowon Airport

 The Plateau Muslims Pilgrims Welfare Board has appealed to Gov. Simon Lalong to help in securing approval from the Federal Government for pilgrims from...

FCT Hajj board begins refund to 2019 pilgrims

The FCT Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has commenced the refund to Pilgrims who paid above the actual hajj fare and performed hajj in...

NAHCON beats Sept.15, transports pilgrims back home

Hajj operations, Hajiya Fatima Usara,Head, Public Affairs of the commission, disclosed this in a statement a copy of which is made available to the Nigeria...

Med-View Airline pilgrims arrive in Kano, Kaduna

The first batch of 547 pilgrims airlifted by Med-View Airline to the 2019 Hajj on Friday arrived in Kaduna International Airport on Friday. Mr Obuke...

Sustain your spiritual rebirth, Cleric urges Oyo Christian pilgrims

Bishop Ademola Moradeyo, Chairman, Oyo State Pilgrims’ Welfare Board, Christian Wing, has advised pilgrims in the state to continually sustain the spiritual rebirth...

Cleric advises returning Muslim pilgrims on good morals

Alhaji Issa Salahudeen, the Chief Imam of Ansarudeen Central Mosque, Omu-Aran, has  advised Muslim pilgrims returning from Saudi Arabia to reflect on the...

Hajj: First batch of Katsina State pilgrims return home

The first batch of Katsina State pilgrims numbering 495 have arrived Umaru Musa Yar’adua Airport, Katsina, safely, after completion of the 2019 hajj. The Nigeria...

Hajji: Nigeria losses 9 pilgrims – Kana

The number of Nigerian pilgrims that died while  performing the 2019 Hajj in Saudi Arabia has risen to nine, the Chairman, National Hajj Commission...

Saudi King oversees pilgrim services

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz has arrived in Muna, the holy city of Makkah, to supervise the services...

Saudi King oversees pilgrim services

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman Bin Abdulaziz has arrived in Muna, the holy city of Makkah, to supervise the services...

We can’t wait to pray at Arafat- Pilgrims

Nigerian pilgrims now in Makkah, warming to begin their last and critical segment of the annual religious rites on Friday in Muna, said they...

65,000 Nigerians in Saudi Arabia for Hajj

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Tuesday disclosed that no fewer than 65,000 Nigerian pilgrims are in Saudi Arabia for the 2019...

NAHCON concludes flight of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia

The last batch of intending Nigerian pilgrims for the 2019 pilgrimage has departed Abuja on Flynas XY5821 to Saudi Arabia with 301 pilgrims...

Hajj: Last batch of Bauchi pilgrims airlifted to Saudi Arabia

The last batch of intending pilgrims from Bauchi State, numbering 545, have been airlifted to Saudi Arabia for the 2019 hajj exercise. The pilgrims left...

Hajj: Gov. Mohammed charge pilgrims to be responsible

Gov. Bala Muhammad of Bauchi State has charged pilgrims to be responsible in Saudi Arabia and remain good ambassadors of their country. Muhammad gave the...

RIFAN Chairman urges pilgrims to pray for peace in Nigeria

Alhaji Shuaibu Wakili, Chairman, Rice Farmers Association (RIFAN), Katsina State, on Saturday urged Muslim pilgrims in Saudi Arabia to pray fervently for peace and...

2,200 Niger pilgrims transported to Saudi Arabia

2,200 Niger pilgrims transported to Saudi Arabia   The Niger State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has transported 2,200 pilgrims out of the 3,200 pilgrims expected...

36,199 Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia for 2019 Hajj

The number of Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia for the 2019 Hajj exercise rose to 36,199 in 74 flights on Friday. The transportation of...

Hajj: Jigawa Council chairman donates Saudi Riyals to intending pilgrims...

Alhaji Umar Musa-Kalgwai, Chairman, Auyo Local Government Council in Jigawa on Thursday announced a token gift of 50 Saudi Riyals to each of the...

Clerics in Madinah to enlighten Nigerian pilgrims on Hajj – Maigari

No fewer than 11 Islamic scholars (clerics) have so far arrived Madinah, at the instance of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria( NAHCON), to educate...

Hajj: 1st batch of 559 intending pilgrims from Jigawa leaves for...

The Jigawa Pilgrims Welfare Board has transported first batch of 559 intending pilgrims from the state to Saudi Arabia for the 2019 Hajj. Alhaji Sani...