Nigeria’s Senate President, Ahmad Lawan Returns To Nigeria after pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. (Photos)

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has returned to Nigeria from his pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia for Hajj. Lawan said in a tweet that he returned to the country early Thursday. He added that he offered prayers for the peace, progress and unity of Nigeria. “At about 1am this morning, I arrived in Nigeria from Saudi Arabia […]

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Two Kwara Pilgrims reportedly Return Lost Money To Owners In Saudi Arabia.

The Executive Secretary, Kwara Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Alhaji Mohammed Tunde-Jimoh on Thursday said two pilgrims from the state in the ongoing 2019 Hajj had found and returned N62, 200 lost by fellow pilgrims in Munah, Saudi Arabia. Tunde-Jimoh made the disclosure in a statement made available to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) from Saudi […]

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President Buhari Reacts To Death Of Nigerian Pilgrims In Saudi Arabia.

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with all the 2019 Nigerian pilgrims over the successful completion of their Hajj rites and the Eid-el-Kabeer celebrations. Buhari also condoled with families, government, pilgrims and Hajj officials over the death of some pilgrims in this year’s exercise. We recall that the Lagos State Amirul Hajj, Dr. AbdulLateef AbdulHakeem, on […]

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Nine Nigerian pilgrims die while performing Hajj in Saudi Arabia.

Dr Ibrahim Kana, the Chairman of National Medical Team of National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Monday August 12, confirmed that 9 Nigerian pilgrims died while performing the 2019 Hajj in Saudi Arabia.   The confirmation came after report of the death of Alhaja Folashade Lawal, a female Nigerian Pilgrim from Oshodi Local Government Area of Lagos State. Dr […]

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Nigerian pilgrim finds and returns missing $800 In Saudi Arabia. (Photo)

A Nigerian pilgrim performing this year’s Hajj in Saudi Arabia, Abdullahi Suleiman, has found a missing $800 and returned the money to hajj officials. Suleiman, who is also the driver of the Emir of Keffi in Nasarawa state, Alhaji Shehu Chindo Yamusa, returned the money to Nasarawa State Hajj officials in Saudi Arabia. “I commend […]

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King Salman Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia, pays £1m for survivors of Christchurch massacre to attend holy Muslim pilgrimage as his guests.

King Salman Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has invited survivors of the Christchurch massacre and relatives of the victims to be his guests on a holy pilgrimage.  King Salman is offering to pay about £1m for the predominantly Muslim sufferers, who were caught up in the mass shooting in two Christchurch mosques earlier this year, so they can follow […]

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