President Buhari Lauds NAHCON

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) for its initiative at weaning itself of government fund and at generating revenue for its activities. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Hajia Zainab Ahmed conveyed the President's message during the courtesy visit of the board and management of NAHCON [...]

2021-03-18T14:21:20+00:00February 15th, 2021|News|

FCT Minister Commends NAHCON Leadership for Achievements So Far

A team from the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) led by its Chairman, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan paid a familiarization visit to the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Musa Bello in his office in Abuja, Thursday, 11thFebruary 2021. The visit, according to Alhaji Kunle Hassan was to formally introduce the fourth board [...]

2021-02-12T09:23:08+00:00February 12th, 2021|News|


The National Hajj Commission Of Nigeria is poised to religiously implement its four cardinal objectives viz; making hajj affordable to Muslims irrespective of their financial status, reduction in the number of days been spent for Hajj in Saudi Arabia, Hajj Savings Scheme and Hajj  Training Institute. This was disclosed by the Chairman/CEO of the [...]

2021-02-09T11:50:50+00:00February 8th, 2021|News|

Only Tour Companies with Current Umrah Licence Should Process Umrah Visas

Only Tour Companies with Current Umrah Licence Should Process Umrah Visas: By Fatima Sanda Usara The Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, has once again appealed to new Saudi Arabian Ambassador to Nigeria, His Excellency Faisal Al-Ghamdi, to cooperate with NAHCON in ensuring that only Private Tour Operators with valid [...]

2021-02-01T11:41:12+00:00February 1st, 2021|News|

NAHCON holds Hajj Savings Scheme (HSS) Sensitization in Kwara State

Kwara State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board in conjunction with the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, has launched Hajj Savings Scheme in the state to enable the less privileged Muslims have opportunity to observe hajj pilgrimage. At the official launching ceremony in Ilorin, Kwara State, the NAHCON Chairman, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan noted that [...]

2021-02-02T09:30:18+00:00February 1st, 2021|News|


The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, joins millions of Muslims from all over the world in sharing the optimism that lies beneath the news of Saudi Arabia lifting its suspension on international travels. As a people of faith saddled with the responsibility of managing Hajj and Umrah travels from Nigeria, the news holds glad [...]

2021-01-10T17:01:00+00:00January 10th, 2021|News|


The Grand finale of the Southwest sensitization hosted by Lagos State with the Launching of HAJJ SAVINGS SCHEME on 21/12/2020. His Excellency, Babajide Sanwo-Olu - The Governor of Lagos State ably represented by Deputy Governor Dr Hamzat Kadiri lauched the Scheme. NAHCON Chairman/CEO - Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan presented his speech. The occasion was [...]

2021-02-08T10:24:10+00:00January 10th, 2021|News|

On the road to Self Sustainability

By Mousa Ubandawaki For 4 days between the 25th to 29th November 2020, the board members, management and staff in the Directorate Cadre converged in the rustic village of Yankari Games reserve in Bauchi state for a strategic retreat with the theme "The Anatomy of a successful Hajj Financing and Logistic planning" t to [...]

2021-02-08T10:31:06+00:00December 4th, 2020|News|

NAHCON Prepares for Digital Switch

  The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) led by Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, the NAHCON’s Chairman, paid an appreciation and consolidation visit to NITDA (National Information Technology Development Agency) in company of Commissioner Planning, Research, Information, Statistics and Library Services (PRSILS), Sheikh Suleiman Momoh, and others.   Received by the Director General (DG) [...]

2020-11-10T10:14:06+00:00November 9th, 2020|News|


It is with heavy heart but with total submission to the will of the Almighty that the NAHCON Chairman, Board, Management and entire staff of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, mourn the shocking death of our brother and colleague, Alhaji Salihu Abdullahi Butu. Before his sudden demise, Late Butu was the Acting President of [...]

2021-02-08T10:34:58+00:00October 31st, 2020|News|
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