Ogun State Governor appoints Ad Hoc Committee for Hajj 2022 Operations

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Press Release


Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, has approved the constitution of an Ad hoc Committee of the state’s Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Commission to run Hajj 2022 for intending pilgrims from the state.


A statement from the Secretary to the State Government, Tokunbo Talabi on Monday named the Chief Imam of Ikenne, Alhaji Kehinde Husayn Lawal as chairman and Prof Kamal Balogun as Amirl-Hajj respectively.


Others appointed to serve as members include Dr. Kola Olawunmi, Sheikh Iskeel Lawal Sugar, Sheikh Rufai Sile and Imam AbdulGaniyu Ejalonibu.


The rest are Imam Uthman Fasasi Akeukowo, Imam AbdulWasiu Adeniyi Akinboyede,  Alhaji Tunde Oladunjoye,  Alhaja Bisola Aliu,  Dr. Kamilu Akano Raji and  Alhaja Yemi Kudirat Rabiu.


The ad hoc commission will supervise the 2022 Hajj operations by the state pilgrims, the statement said.

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