Abdul Mohammed, Minna
About 3,200 intending pilgrims are expected to perform the 2019 Pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia from Niger State in North Central Nigeria.
The Director Operations of the Niger State pilgrims Board, Attahiru Dukku while explaining this year’s Hajj plans to voice of Nigeria in Minna the state Capital mentioned that intending pilgrims have already been sensitized on their expectation while at home and the Holy land.
He further commended the efforts of some concern Government agencies and non-governmental organisations on partnering with the Niger State pilgrims board in sensitizing the intending pilgrims on Hajj education.
Dukku said arrangements have so far been concluded for the commencement for the airlift of intending pilgrims from the State expected to start on the 23 of July 2019.
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