Browsing: Hajj 2024

Ahead of the 2024 Hajj season, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has sent a 43-man advance team of 35 NAHCON officials and eight medical personnel to finalize preparations to receive Nigerian pilgrims. The team is to organize and coordinate the reception, accommodation, feeding and transportation, health and general welfare of the pilgrims in the […]

Senator Ali Ndume, who is the Chief Whip of the Senate, has stated that he disagrees with the raise in fees for the 2024 Hajj by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria. He believes that it is unjust and was done on purpose to prevent Nigerian Muslims, especially those going for the first time, from being able to take part in the event. NAHCON announced a new rate adjustment […]

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has stated that individuals who signed up for the 2024 Hajj before the earlier deadline of February 12 will now need to provide a further N1.9m, according to the current exchange rate. NAHCON has encouraged pilgrims to settle the remaining amount before March 29, 2024, when the commission will […]