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  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|

NAHCON and Jaiz Bank Meet on Hadaya

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) today, 28th May 2019, had a strategic planning meeting with top management of Ja’iz Bank of Nigeria (JBN) to review previous engagements and strategize on how best to consolidate operations for payment, slaughter, delivery of Hadaya meat to pilgrims who require it, monitoring of the sacrifice and cost [...]

2019-05-31T10:12:23+00:00May 31st, 2019|News|

Orientation for National Medical Team Concluded

Screening and orientation of 2019 Hajj National Medical Team (NMT) members were concluded over the weekend, 26th May 2019 in Abuja. The NMT composition is shared on a ratio of 60/40% between states and the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) respectively, while funding is on the reverse order. NAHCON’s mode of nomination follows a [...]

2019-05-31T10:10:11+00:00May 31st, 2019|News|

NAHCON Signs Airlift Agreement with 2019 Air Carriers

Three airlines have been approved by the presidency for 2019 Hajj operations. They are Max Air Ltd, Medview Airlines Plc,  and FlyNas of Saudi Arabia. During an Airlift Signing Agreement held today, 20th May, 2019 at the Nigerian Hajj Commission’s Head Office in Sokoto House Abuja, the Chairman of the Commission, Barrister Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad [...]

2019-05-21T09:33:36+00:00May 21st, 2019|News|

Central Security Committee Begins Groundwork for 2019 Hajj

The Honourable Chairman of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, Barrister Abdullahi M. Muhammad, on 14th of May 2019 inaugurated a central security monitoring team for 2019 Hajj. The 10- man group draws membership from the country’s security agencies namely, National Intelligence Agency (NIA); Department of State Security Service (DSS); the Nigerian Police Force (NPF); the [...]

2019-05-19T11:28:49+00:00May 19th, 2019|News|

NAHCON Congratulates Federal Government Over Drug Victim’s Release

The Chairman, Chief Executive Officer of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, (NAHCON), on behalf of management and entire staff of the Commission, felicitates with Nigerian government over the safe release from prison of Zainab Habib Aliyu, the innocent Umrah pilgrim from Kano who was implicated in a drug trafficking related issue in Saudi Arabia. The [...]

2019-05-03T14:40:47+00:00May 2nd, 2019|News|

NAHCON Defends Budget Proposal

NAHCON Defends Budget Proposal The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, on 2nd April 2019, submitted its 2018 budgetary performance report and defended the 2019 proposed budget to the Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter-Governmental Affairs in the National Assembly Complex, Abuja.Senator Danjuma Laah, representing Kaduna south, is Chairman of the Committee, assisted by Senators Rafi’u Ibrahim Salihu and Joshua Lidani as members. The Senate Committee on Federal Character [...]

2019-04-07T16:17:39+00:00April 7th, 2019|News|

Press Statement: NAHCON Commends Kogi State Muslim Pilgrims’ Commission

NAHCON Commends Kogi State Muslim Pilgrims’ Commission   The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer and management of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria wishes to commend the Kogi State Hajj Commission (KSHC) for its proper management of general matters pertaining to 2019 Hajj preparations. In particular, NAHCON congratulates the Kogi state commission for being the first to renew [...]

2019-03-29T11:43:56+00:00March 29th, 2019|News|

NAHCON Commends Edo State Government

PRESS RELEASE   NAHCON Commends Edo State Government               The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, sincerely expresses gratitude to the Edo State Executive Governor, His Excellency, Mr Godwin Obaseki, for his untiring support towards the success of the state’s Muslim Pilgrims’ Welfare Board. The feats accomplished by the state’s Welfare Board, both during [...]

2019-02-21T13:06:21+00:00February 8th, 2019|News|