By Jabiru A Hassan, Kano.
Non-governmental and governmental organisations that participate in yearly hajj operations are set to contribute to the successful commencement of airlift of Pilgrims from Kano state.
Hajj Reporters observed that Jama’atu Nasril Islam, Hajj monitors, Hisbah, Vigilante group, Civil Defence, and other security agencies have concluded all necessary arrangements for the peaceful commencement of the airlift which is expected to start on Friday, July 12.
Also, petty traders and other commercial activities are ongoing at the hajj camp, while currency transactions between agents of bereau de change and some intending pilgrims before departure are also in high gear.
However, out correspondent observed that unlike previous exercises, incidents of petty theft and swindling of intensive pilgrims by touts have drastically reduced.