Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board today flags off its annual hajj enlightenments and induction exercise (BITA) for 2021 Hajj.
A statement signed by Public Relations Officer of Kano State Pilgrims Board Hadiza Abbas Sanusi said “the event was held at School for Arabic studies In Kano”
The flags off ceremony for the training of intending pilgrims for Hajj 2021 from Kano State was witnessed by eminent personalities from the state.
Among those in attendance were the State Governor, Executive Governor His Excellency Abdullahi Ganduje represented by Secretary to the state government Alhaji Usman Alhaji. His Royal Highness the Emir of kano Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero also graced the occasion. NAHCON North west zonal coordinator Alhaji Lawal Ahmad Katsina, representatives of the Chief Justice of Kano State, some Commissioners and 24 Local Government Chairmen were also in attendance
In his speech His Royal Highness the Emir of Kano Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero sympathizes with the intending pilgrims and the general public on the non performance of hajj 2020/1441AH due to COVID19 pandemic.
Representative of Governor of Kano Alhaji Usman Alhaji call on the intending pilgrims to be good Ambassadors of the state and the country at large and also urges them to maintain the position of Kano state in the hajj affairs in the country.