• NAHCON to sanction pilgrims’ agencies over Hajj fare

    NAHCON to sanction pilgrims’ agencies over Hajj fare

    It was gathered that the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Friday said it would investigate allegations that states used agents in the collection of hajj fares from prospective pilgrims.

    The Chairman of the Commission, Alhaji Abdullahi Mohammed, said this at the Post Arafat meeting in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

    He said the commission had received disturbing reports of many pilgrims being duped by unscrupulous people.

    He said any state official found to have aided such illegality would be sanctioned.

    Mohammed said the agencies […]