According to the statement, the Director-General, Kano State Pilgrim Welfare Board, Alhaji Laminu Danbappa, disclosed this on Monday during the post-Arafat meeting with officials in Makka.
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Abdullahi, who represents Gbako/ Bida/Katcha Federal Constituency of Niger, made this known at an interactive session with newsmen, Friday in Makkah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The pilgrims who had gone through some intensive Hajj rituals over the last five days, will continue with the remaining aspects of the hajj rites in Makkah, before embarking on the return journey to Nigeria.
The Chairman of NAHCON, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, stated this while answering questions from journalists.
The pilgrims, including over 95,000 Nigerians, are expected to spend the whole of Monday in provided tents in Mina.
Pilgrims in white robes (Ihram) and sandals packed the ancient city, now dotted with luxury hotels and air-conditioned shopping malls, after flooding in on planes, buses, and trains for the annual rites.
This was revealed on the Commission’s Facebook page with the title: “GPS application notification for 2023 Hajj.”
Speaking at the meeting of Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Ambassador Lawal said the demand for hajj seats by Nigerian Muslims had increased in recent years.
The figure was contained in the 2023 hajj airlift update released in the early hours of Thursday by the Commission.
The Head of the Nigerian Medical Team to the 2023 Hajj, Dr Usman Galadima, expressed the concern Wednesday in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, during a chat with members of the Hajj National Media Team.
This is contained in a statement signed by the Principal Information Officer, Makkah Operations Office, Muhammad Ahmad Musa.
NAHCON’s Coordinator in Madina, Alhaji Ibrahim Mahmud stated this at a news conference Thursday in Madina, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
This was contained in a statement by the Principal Information Officer, NAHCON, Makkah Office, Muhammad Ahmad Musa.
Obaseki, who visited the Hajj camp to bid intending pilgrims farewell, charged them to pray for Nigeria to overcome its challenges.
This was just as 390 Lagos State pilgrims left early on Wednesday for Madinah, Saudi Arabia for the 2023 hajj.
Nigerian pilgrims are currently undergoing the Islamic religious rites for the 2023 Hajj in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
NAHCON Chairman, Alhaji Dhikrullah Hassan, made the assertion Wednesday in Abuja at a meeting with Chief Executive officers of states pilgrim’s welfare boards, agencies and commissions.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) Friday has announced eight different 2023 hajj fares regime for the Northern States and other parts of the country.