2019 hajj news

  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria losses 9 pilgrims in Saudi – Newtelegraph

    The number of Nigerian pilgrims that died while performing the 2019 Hajj in Saudi Arabia has risen to nine, the Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Dr Ibrahim Kana, has announced. Kana made the annoucement in Muna while briefing journalists on activities of the medical...
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    Metro Buhari nominates Muslim who saved 226 Christians, another who returned lost money for hajj team – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has nominated Imam Abubakar Abdullahi to serve in the National Ulama team for Hajj 2019. Imam Abdullahi was well celebrated after he hid 226 christian men, women and children after they came under attack from unknown gunmen in villages around Barkin Ladi, Plateau...
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    Metro 348 Nigerian Soldiers Arrive in Madinah, as Temperature in Holy Land Gets Intense – Thisdaylive

    The Nigerian military contingent for the 2019 Hajj exercise has arrived in Madinah, Saudi Arabia. The 348 soldiers landed at the Prince Mohammed Abdulaziz International Airport early yesterday morning. They departed Lagos last Wednesday evening aboard a Flynas Flight XY5133 that also had …...
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    Metro Hajj 2019:Nigeria Loses 5 Pilgrims – Leadership Newspaper

    Nigeria has lost five pilgrims so far in the ongoing 2019 hajj exercises in both Makkah and Madina. The five pilgrims include three females and two males; out of which one died in Madina while the remaining four died in the city of Makkah. ... Read more via Leadership Newspaper –...