• Kano pays N460m accommodation subsidy for 2016 Hajj pilgrims

    Kano pays N460m accommodation subsidy for 2016 Hajj pilgrims

    The Kano State Government said it has paid N460 million accommodation subsidy for its 5,600 Hajj pilgrims to Saudi Arabia in 2016.

    The State’s Deputy Governor, Hafiz Abubakar, made this known while launching a training workshop for the state pilgrims in Kano on Saturday.

    Mr. Abubakar, a professor, said the state government found it necessary to pay the money in order to secure decent accommodation for the pilgrims.

    According to him, the state government had already secured houses for the pilgrims very close […]