Tag: Makkah

Buhari heads to Makkah for OIC summit

admin- May 29, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari  will depart Abuja on Thursday to attend the Summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.Garba Shehu, Senior ... Read More

3 APC Council Chairmen Die In Saudi Arabia’s Accident- Commission

Abdul Jimoh- August 31, 2018

The Hajj Commission in Zamfara on Friday confirmed the death of three local government chairmen of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the state in ... Read More

2018 Hajj rites begin Sunday in Saudi Arabia

inno.korie- August 18, 2018

Pilgrims to move from Makkah to Rites cites in Mina, Arafat and Muzdalifa on Sunday 19th August/ 8 Dhul Hijja Mohammed Ali, Saudi: All is ... Read More

1.7m Pilgrims Arrive Saudi Arabia For Hajj

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2017

No fewer than 1.705 million pilgrims have arrived the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform this year’s Hajj, according to Statistics released by the Directorate ... Read More

President Buhari Condemns Missile Attack On Holy City

Henry Solomon- October 30, 2016

President Buhari said it is ignoble for terrorists to target a holy land  President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday spoke with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud ... Read More

Update On Hajj 2016

AMT Tanimu- September 28, 2016

A total of 311,858 pilgrims have so far been taken to Jeddah from Makkah by 7,705 buses for their journey back home following the Haj, ... Read More