NBTE Dispatches Inspection Team to HIN/ NAHCON Receives FEC Nod on PPP

A team of inspectors from the National Board for Technical Education, (NBTE) were at the Hajj House from 15th – 17th December 2021 for a two-day statutory Resource Visit and Institutional Accreditation. The exercise is among the processes of granting approval for the licensing of new institutions such as the Hajj Institute of Nigeria (HIN), to be [...]

2021-12-22T13:56:16+00:00December 22nd, 2021|News|

NAHCON PROTECTS INTEREST OF ITS STAKEHOLDERS

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) was established as a body charged with responsibility to “license, regulate, supervise and perform oversight functions over organizations, associations (corporate or non-corporate) or similar bodies engaged in- (i)     Organizing and coordinating the movement of persons from Nigeria to Saudi Arabia to perform the Hajj or Umrah,..” among other functions as [...]

2021-12-22T13:41:34+00:00December 22nd, 2021|News|

NAHCON CHAIRMAN CONDOLES FAMILY OF LATE BABALAKIN

On behalf of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), its Board Members and entire staff, the Chairman, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan expresses condolence to the family of late Hon. Justice Bolarinwa Babalakin, JSC (rtd.), who passed away on Saturday, 4th December 2021. Alhaji Hassan noted that the late Justice Babalakin contributed immensely to nation building and indeed [...]

2021-12-22T13:38:02+00:00December 22nd, 2021|News|

NAHCON HAS LOST A BOARD MEMBER

With a deep sense of loss but with total submission to the will of the Almighty Creator, NAHCON mourns the passing away of its Board Member, Alhaji Ibrahim Ogbonnia Amah, the Commissioner representing Southeast on the Commission’ s 4th Board. The sad moment befell on the night of 30th November 2021 at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. [...]

2021-12-22T13:32:46+00:00December 22nd, 2021|News|

NAHCON: WORKING WHILE WAITING Article By Fatima Sanda Usara

Like any other nation with a Muslim population going on Hajj, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, is hopeful that foreign pilgrims will participate in Hajj 2022. Like many other individuals and nations, NAHCON is monitoring developments in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in relation to the said Hajj season. So far, recent [...]

2021-11-23T13:37:57+00:00November 23rd, 2021|News|

NAHCON FELICITATES WITH SULTAN ON 15th ANNIVERSARY

The Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Board Members and staff of the Commission join millions of loyalists in Nigeria and beyond in celebrating His Eminence, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar iii, CFR, mni, the Sultan of Sokoto on the 15th anniversary of his coronation as the 20th supreme leader of Muslims in Nigeria. The Sultan took over [...]

2021-11-08T13:12:49+00:00November 8th, 2021|News|

NAHCON GETS NEW SECRETARY

A new Secretary to National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has been appointed. He is Dr Rabi’u Abdullahi Kontagora. Dr Kontagora emerged successful out of over 400 applicants. Selection of the new Secretary to the Commission   ensued after rigorous screening handled by an independent group of consultants. Out of the total 448 applications received [...]

2021-11-08T11:32:01+00:00November 8th, 2021|News|

An Update From NAHCON’s Umrah Standing Committee

By Fatima Sanda Usara Umrah oversight role is a major function of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria. The Establish Act charges NAHCON to license, regulate and supervise businesses engaged in coordinating the movement of pilgrims to Saudi Arabia for Hajj and Umrah; to also control those companies providing accommodation and other services to [...]

2021-10-12T11:27:59+00:00October 12th, 2021|News|

NAHCON’s New Reception and its Rules

By Fatima Sanda Usara Visitors to the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) will henceforth enjoy a cozy allure in the Commission’s refurbished and upgraded lobby opened today, 5th October 2021. The new reception has been given a befitting facelift commensurate to a headquarter that epitomizes NAHCON’s recognition as Africa’s leaders in Hajj administration. [...]

2021-10-07T10:14:01+00:00October 7th, 2021|News|
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