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65,000 Pilgrims to be airlifted for 2019 Hajj -NAHCON

65,000 Pilgrims to be airlifted for 2019 Hajj -NAHCON

About sixty five thousand intended pilgrims are expected to be air lifted for the 2019 Hajj with the national flag off commencing on Wednesday July 10, from the Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Airport, Katsina State.

Acting Chairman of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Barr. Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad disclosed this on Tuesday during a courtesy visit to Katsina State.

*Barr. Muhammed signing the visitors register during the visit*

Barr. Muhammed was received by the Katsina State Deputy Governor Alhaji Mannir Yakubu.

The Acting National Chairman said they were at Katsina state for the national flag off of the 2019 Hajj Pilgrims’ air lift.

Barr. Muhammed paid a similar courtesy visit on the Kano State Deputy Governor.

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