Monthly Archives: June 2019

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PRESS RELEASE HAJJ FARES FOR 2019 GET DOWNWARD REVIEW

Fares for the 2019 Hajj exercise have been reviewed downward by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria. The downward review was the result of re-classification of land transportation routes as well as reduction of their rates on the portal of the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Hajj and Umrah on transportation routes that will be used [...]

2019-06-24T15:30:35+00:00June 24th, 2019|News|

NAHCON Constitutes Task Force on Visa Violation, Inaugurates Committee

As part of measures to halt the occurrence of some pilgrims over-staying their visa permit while on Hajj, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria-NAHCON, established a formidable Task Force with the directive of being pre-emptive of culprits. Membership was drawn from various security agencies and NAHCON staff. Similarly, the Commission has also concluded a three-day [...]

2019-06-21T10:20:26+00:00June 21st, 2019|News|

NAHCON ICT Department Trains States and Tour Operators on e-Registration

The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Division of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria yesterday, 17th June 2019, conducted a training program on Electronic Portal Registration for Hajj Tour Operator Companies in Nigeria. The event, which took place in Stonehedge Hotel, Abuja dwelt on acquainting participants on the electronic registration process for Nigerian pilgrims using two main platforms: NAHCON's portal for Hajj Tour Operators' registration [...]

2019-07-19T18:29:24+00:00June 19th, 2019|News|

Press Statement: NAHCON MOURNS LOSS Of A RARE GEM

  The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria commiserates with the World Hajj and Umrah Convention (WHUC) over the loss of one of its own, Lord Adam Patel, who died on the 29th of May 2019 in his home in Blackburn, England. In his lifetime, he had been a patron of the British pilgrimage to Makkah [...]

2019-06-03T09:53:02+00:00June 3rd, 2019|News|