In an effort to correct anomalies experienced during past hajj operations, the leadership of the of the Muslim Welfare Board in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has concluded arrangement to organize orientation exercise for intending pilgrims for this year’s hajj.

Spokesperson of the Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Muhammad Lawal Aliyu, who disclosed this in a statement said that Islamic scholars have
been fully mobilized for the exercise that would take place at the permanent hajj camp in the FCT, Abuja.

Aliyu explained that the exercise would be conducted in four phases to enable the intending pilgrims get enlightened on the hajj rites as well as new policies introduced for this year’s pilgrimage by the Saudi authorities and the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON).

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