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Govt Signs MoU With Saudi Arabia On 2024 Hajj

Govt Signs MoU With Saudi Arabia On 2024 Hajj

Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Saudi Arabian authorities toward the smooth conduct of the 2024 Hajj. Mrs Fatima Sanda-Usara, the Assistant Director, Public Affairs, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON),…

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…

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…

Saudi Arabia unveils Rawd Al-Madinah infrastructural plan to boost Hajj, Umrah

Saudi Arabia unveils Rawd Al-Madinah infrastructural plan to boost Hajj, Umrah

Saudi crowned prince Muhammad Bin Salman Bin AbdulAzeez has inaugurated the infrastructure works and unveiled the Masterplan for the Rawd Al- Madinah project which is to consolidate Madinah’s position as a modern Islamic and cultural…

Arafat: One million pilgrims assemble as Hajj rites reach high point

Arafat: One million pilgrims assemble as Hajj rites reach high point

No fewer than 1 million Muslim pilgrims performing the 2022 Hajj will be on Mount Arafat today near the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Newe Telegraph gathered that one million pilgrims are climbing Mount…

Hajj 2022: NAHCON meets Mu’assasa in Makkah

Hajj 2022: NAHCON meets Mu’assasa in Makkah

Ahead of the 2022 Hajj exercise , the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON led a delegation to Saudi Arabia to familiarize with the new management of Mutawifs Company for Pilgrims from Africa non Arab…