After two years without performing the fifth pillar of Islam, Muslims around the globe are celebrating the return of Hajj operations.
Since the pronouncement of 2022 Hajj operations by the custodians of the two Holy Mosques, Muslims from many countries have been trooping to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform the annual Islamic right.
Nigerian pilgrims are not left behind as the first flight arrived Jeddah Airport today Friday, May 10th, 2022.
The flight brought 516 pilgrims both male and female from Borno State via Jeddah Airport and have since been received and given accommodations in Madina by the Madina coordinator Alhaji Ibrahim Mahmud Idris.
The FCT pilgrims are expected to land in Madina later today.