The Head, Public Affairs Division of NAHCON, Fatima Usara, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria and Licensed Tour Companies have commenced preparations for the 2019 Hajj Operation.
This followed presentation of the report by Chairman of a six-man Ad hoc Committee on Accommodation, Logistics, Feeding etc Onshore, Offshore of the Nigerian Pilgrims, Senator Adamu Aliero in plenary.
The pilgrims completed the rites on August 20, the Arafat Day, after the symbolic throwing of pebbles at the Devil on three consecutive days.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria says it will not compromise standard, quality and hygiene in feeding Nigerian pilgrims during 2018 Hajj in Saudi Arabia.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, on Tuesday assured the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia that it had taken measures to checkmate the menace of both drug and human trafficking among Nigerian pilgrims coming into the kingdom.
The advance team of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) for the 2018 hajj on Wednesday departed Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja to Saudi Arabia to make arrangements ahead of arrival of Nigerian pilgrims.
The Executive Chairman of NAHCON, Alhaji Abdullahi Muhammad, gave the advice at the inauguration of the Media Team at the commission’s headquarters, on Friday in Abuja.