The figure was contained in the 2023 hajj airlift update released in the early hours of Thursday by the Commission.
Author: Ismail Bello Ozugha
This is contained in Gulf News reports.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Deputy Director of Information and Publications, Mousa Ubandawaki.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Principal Information Officer, Makkah Operations Office, Muhammad Ahmad Musa.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Deputy Director, Information and Publications, Mousa Ubandawaki
This was contained in a statement by the Principal Information Officer, NAHCON, Makkah Office, Muhammad Ahmad Musa.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Deputy Director, Information and Publications, Mousa Ubandawaki.
This includes 475 pilgrims from Adamawa State that left Yola for Madinah aboard Aero Contractors late on Sunday.
This is coming just as Council of Ulama (muslim scholars) advised against walking under Saudi Arabia scorching sun.
The figure included the airlift, in the early hours of Friday, of 520 pilgrims and 10 officials from Katsina State
This was just as 390 Lagos State pilgrims left early on Wednesday for Madinah, Saudi Arabia for the 2023 hajj.
According to Gulf News and Arab News, this was revealed by the spokesman of Makkah Mayoralty, Osama Zaitouni.
According to NAHCON Facebook account, its clinic is open in Saudi Arabia to serve all Nigerian pilgrims 24 hours daily.
These developments and revelations were contained in reports by the Saudi Gazette and Gulf News reports.
Being the host of guests of Allah from different parts of the world, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia constantly reminds pilgrims and tourists what obtains in the country in terms of rules and regulations guiding entering and leaving the Kingdom.
This was made known by the Deputy Director of Information and Publications, NAHCON, Mousa Ubandawaki, in a statement.
The President, represented at the occasion by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Zubairu Dada, enjoined the pilgrims and the officials to be good ambassadors of Nigeria. He urged the pilgrims to pray for Nigeria and her leaders.