The Kogi State Hajj Commission has said that it will embark on enlightenment campaign for Hajj 2022 intending pilgrims in its zonal centers across the three senatorial districts of the state.
A statement by the Chairman of the commission, Sheikh Imam Luqman on Thursday said the campaign will hold simultaneously in the three designated centers from Saturday May 21 to Monday May, 23, 2022.
According to the statement, Darul Aqdam High School, Agassa in Okene Local Government Area will be the venue for the central Senatorial district, while that of Eastern Senatorial district will hold at Nurul Islam Nursery and Primary school Anyigba.
The programme for the Western senatorial district will take place at the Hajj Commission Office in Lokoja.
The statement also said that Medical screening for the intending pilgrims will hold between Tuesday 24th to Thursday 26th May, 2022 at the Hajj Commission Office in Lokoja.
“The innoculation of pilgrims and distribution of essential materials holds between Friday 27th to Saturday 28th May, 2022 at the Hajj commission office in Lokoja,” it said.
The chairman also said that Pilgrims are expected to visit the National Primary Healthcare centers in their various Local Government Areas to receive COVID-19 booster vaccine on 27th May, 2022.
“They are expected at the Hajj Commission office in Lokoja on 28th May, 2022 for their innoculation and distribution of essential materials”.