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Tinubu Approves Three Airlines To Airlift 2024 Hajj Pilgrims

Tinubu Approves Three Airlines To Airlift 2024 Hajj Pilgrims

President Bola Tinubu on Friday approved three airlines to serve as exclusive carriers for the 2024 Hajj pilgrimage. The Assistant Director of Public Affairs at the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Fatima Sanda-Usara, made this…

Hajj 2023: Six Nigerian Pilgrims Die Of Cardiac Arrest, 15,860 Treated In Saudi Arabia

Hajj 2023: Six Nigerian Pilgrims Die Of Cardiac Arrest, 15,860 Treated In Saudi Arabia

At least six out of the 95,000 Nigerian pilgrims in Saudi Arabia for this year’s 2023 Hajj exercise have died of cardiac arrest. The head of the Nigerian Medical team of the Pilgrimage at the…

Eid Mubarak: Sultan Of Sokoto Declares Wednesday Eid-El-Kabir

Eid Mubarak: Sultan Of Sokoto Declares Wednesday Eid-El-Kabir

The Sultan of Sokoto and the President, Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Alhaji Muhammad Sa‘ad Abubakar has declared Monday 19th June 2023 as the 1st day of Zul-Hijjah 1444 AH. This follows the…

2023 Hajj: Aero To End Airlifting Operations June 12

2023 Hajj: Aero To End Airlifting Operations June 12

In order to participate in this year’s Hajj exercise, one of the authorized airlines transporting Nigerian pilgrims to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Aero Contractors, has guaranteed that it will finish airlifting the 8,033 intending…

JUST-IN: Bus Conveying Hajj Pilgrims Involved In Auto Crash

JUST-IN: Bus Conveying Hajj Pilgrims Involved In Auto Crash

An 18 passengers bus conveying prospective pilgrims from Nasarawa State to Abuja for their flight to Saudi Arabia on Thursday ahead of the 2023 Hajj was involved in a road crash. New Telegraph reports that…

2023 Hajj: NAHCON, Airlines Agrees On $250 Increase For Fare

2023 Hajj: NAHCON, Airlines Agrees On $250 Increase For Fare

Zikrullah Hassan, the Chairman of the National Hajj Commission (NAHCON) has stated that four local airlines, identified as Air Peace, Azman, Max Air, and Aero Contractors, have requested a sum of $250 increase in the…

2023 Hajj: Kaduna Demands Additional 500 Seats Despite Fare Hike

2023 Hajj: Kaduna Demands Additional 500 Seats Despite Fare Hike

The Kaduna State Pilgrims Welfare Agency Executive Secretary, Dr Yusuf Yaqubu Alrigasiyu, has declared that the agency will demand additional 500 hajj seats for this year’s pilgrimage. He said the request was to meet the…

Hajj 2023: Kano Issues Deadline For Completion Of Payment

Hajj 2023: Kano Issues Deadline For Completion Of Payment

The Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board on Saturday called on intending pilgrims who made part payment for the journey with the board to make efforts to pay up for the Hajj on or before April…

2023 Hajj: NAHCON Fixes N2.8m As Pilgrim Fare To Saudi Arabia

2023 Hajj: NAHCON Fixes N2.8m As Pilgrim Fare To Saudi Arabia

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has announced that each aspiring pilgrim for the 2023 hajj would pay a minimum of N2.89m. The Chairman of NAHCON, Zikrullah Hassan, made this known to the public…