About 23 Nigerian Umrah Pilgrims out of the 25 earlier reported by HAJJ REPORTERS, have finally departed Nigeria to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah.
They travelled on Thursday from the Murtala International Airport Lagos.
This News Paper had earlier reported that 25 Nigerian Pilgrims will be travelling got the laser Hajj today.
The pilgrims travelled through New Crescent International Travels and Rhoudah Travel who had facilitated their visa and all other travel arrangements.
The pilgrims departed Murtala Muhammed International airport in an Ethiopian airline with flight number ET 2402 on Thursday afternoon.
The Managing Director of Raudah Travels And Tours Ltd, Alh Umar Abdulhadi Alfuti had told HAJJ REPORTERS that his Company and New Crescent Tour owned by SOGBESAN HASANAT TAIWO have made the necessary arrangements and that “Gods’ willing, all the 25 pilgrims will depart Nigeria on the 18th of February they will take off and land in King Abdul Aziz international airport in Jeddah”.
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