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2018 Hajj: First batch of 259 pilgrims arrive Sokoto

The first batch of 259 Muslim pilgrims from Sokoto State, on Monday arrived Nigeria from Saudi Arabia after successful 2018 Hajj. The pilgrims from Gada...

2018 hajj: Pilgrims narrate experiences in Saudi Arabia

Officials of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Wednesday interacted with pilgrims to get feedback on all arrangements made for their welfare...

2018 Hajj: First batch of Katsina State pilgrims arrive in Madinah

The first batch of 554 Muslim pilgrims from Katsina State arrived in Madinah on Monday, along with six others from Jigawa, totalling 560. The Public...

FCT Hajj transit camp to be upgraded

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has pledged to upgrade the FCT Hajj Transit Camp to a standard structure that would enhance the...

Saudi Arabia bans camels from entering Mecca to protect pilgrims’ health

Saudi Arabia said Thursday it banned five vehicles loaded with camels from entering Mecca in a bid to protect pilgrims from contagious diseases. Omar Al...

Saudi vows to ensure epidemic-free Hajj season

The Saudi Health Ministry said the current Hajj season is so far safe from epidemic diseases, Al Arabiya local news reported on Tuesday.   The Hajj...

Hajj pilgrims start entering Saudi Arabia tomorrow

JEDDAH — Marking the beginning of the Haj Season of 2018, foreign pilgrims will start arriving in the Kingdom from Saturday (July 14 /Dhul...

2018 Hajj: 1,550 Intending Pilgrims Besiege Ilorin For Medical Screening

The 1,550 intending pilgrims from Kwara on Thursday commenced the mandatory inoculation and other medical screening ahead of the 2018 hajj.   Hundreds of the intending...

Osun 2017 Hajj Pilgrims Get N28,500 Refund 

Osun State Governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has approved the refund of a sum of N28,500  to each of 2017 hajj pilgrims from the state...

Osun Pilgrims to be airlifted, returned first in S’West – Amir-ul-Hajj

By Ade Kunle THE Amir-UL--Hajj of Osun Pilgrims' Welfare Board, Alhaji Zikrullah Olakunle Hassan, has disclosed that Seven hundred and twenty-four (724) intending pilgrims are...