Tag: NAHCON

NAHCON to introduce Hajj savings scheme

Abdul Jimoh- October 16, 2019

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says plans were on to introduce the Hajj savings scheme for intending pilgrims. The Head of Public Affairs of ... Read More

Senate Committee Arrives In Saudi Arabia For Hajj Oversight Duty

Abdul Jimoh- August 15, 2018

Sen. Monsurat Sunmonu, Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, and three staff of the committee on Wednesday arrived in Madinah ahead of other members for ... Read More

NAHCON gives pilgrims March 31 deadline to pay hajj fares

inno.korie- February 24, 2018

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Saturday directed all intending pilgrims in Nigeria to pay their hajj fare by March 31, or miss ... Read More

NTA News Summary: President Buhari At United Nations General Assembly

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 19, 2017

NTA NEWS SUMMARY: 19 September,2017   Buhari Arrives New York Ahead of United Nations General Assembly President Muhammadu Buhari is in new york ahead of ... 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

Hajj Fare: NAHCON Directs States To Extend Payment Deadline

Abdul Jimoh- July 7, 2017

Hajj Fare: NAHCON Directs States To Extend Payment Deadline The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has directed State Pilgrims Welfare Boards, Agencies and Commissions ... Read More

2017 Hajj: NAHCON Urges Media to Protect Nigeria’s Integrity

Suleiman Idris- June 12, 2017

  The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), on Friday, appealed to media practitioners to protect the integrity of Nigeria and Saudi Arabia in the ... Read More

News Summary 13th April 2017: FG raise hope on stemming Meningitis outbreak, 4637 suspected cases so far recorded

inno.korie- April 13, 2017

 FG raise hope on stemming  Meningitis outbreak, 4637 suspected  cases so far recorded Four thousand six hundred and thirty seven suspected cases have been recorded ... Read More

NAHCON: Era of Pilgrims Officials Performing Hajj Over

Suleiman Idris- March 31, 2017

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has declared that henceforth no official from either State, Federal or Private Tour Operators would be allowed to ... Read More

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

inno.korie- March 30, 2017

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. ... Read More

First Nigeria Contingent To Hajj Under Their Way Back Home

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2016

Nigerian Pilgrims (Photo: NAN) The Nigeria's first contingent of pilgrims to this year’s Hajj pilgrimage left Jeddah International Airport for Nigeria on Saturday. The Flynass ... Read More

#NTAHajj2016: NAHCON Update On Pilgrims To Saudi Arabia

Tanimu- August 14, 2016

ADAMU Sambo, Abuja: Barely one week after the commencement of 2016 Hajj airlift in Nigeria, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON, has announced the ... Read More

CBN Clears The Air On Forex Concession For Pilgrims

admin- August 10, 2016

  The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN has cleared the air over the personal travel allowance agreement for pilgrims which has sparked an outrage in ... Read More

National Hajj Commission Opens Bid For 2016 Hajj Intending Air Carriers

inno.korie- March 17, 2016

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has commenced a three-day screening of airlines and excess luggage carriers that applied to provide services to Nigerian ... Read More