Home Tags Holy Pilgrimage

Holy Pilgrimage

Governor Ajimobi inaugurates Oyo State Market Leaders Council

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has inaugurated the Oyo State Market Leaders Council in Ibadan, to boost trading activities and make markets in the state more viable.

Nasarawa sponsors 12 teachers for Christian pilgrimage

Mr Musa Aloko, the Executive Secretary, Nasarawa State Christian Pilgrims Welfare Board says 12 Christian religious studies teachers are part of the 104 intending pilgrims to perform the 2017 exercise to Israel.

NAHCON will not extend 2018 hajj registration deadline

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has told intending pilgrims for 2018 hajj exercise to register for the religious exercise before the end of March 2018 to fulfill one of the most important pillars of Islam.

Hate speech: I will not be intimidated by fed govt – Wike

The Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has said that he will not yield to the threat by the federal government to punish those who make “hate speeches”.

963 Ogun hajj pilgrims return from Saudi Arabia

The Ogun State Government says 963 pilgrims from the state have returned home from the holy pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.

Sallah: Dankwambo appeals for peace in Gombe

Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State has appealed to traditional and religious leaders, and entire people of the state to sustain the prevailing peace being enjoyed in the state.

Clerics urge Hajj pilgrims to pray for peace, economic recovery

Muslim pilgrims to Saudi Arabia have been advised to take advantage of the pilgrimage to offer prayers for the nation’s peace, development and economic recovery.


Recent Posts

Abdulrasheed Maina: Looters after me for recovering N2.1 trillion

The embattled former chairman of Pension Reform Task, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, yesterday, raised alarm that scared looters were bent on seeing him crucified, as a result of exposing and recovering N2.1Trn stolen pension fund.

Ethiopia bans protests for six months

Ethiopia’s state of emergency imposed on Friday includes a ban on protests and publications that incite violence, Defence Minister Siraj Fegessa said.

President Buhari’s degrading of Boko Haram justifies my defection to APC – Ahmed Gulak

A former aide to Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Ahmed Gulak, has said that Buhari government’s “degrading of Boko Haram terrorists” was enough to justify his defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Nigerian coach guides Thai club to crucial league win

Nigerian coach Adebayo Gbadebo has guided Thai League 1 club Suphanburi to beat Nakhon-Ratchasima FC 1-0 in a Week 2 clash.

Dissenting Senators restrategise over new election sequence

Senators that opposed the passage of the bill re-ordering the 2019 election sequence have returned to the drawing board.

Most Popular

South Africa police raid Jacob Zuma’s allies family home

An elite South African police unit has sealed off roads around the home of businessmen friends of President Jacob Zuma in Johannesburg, a Reuters witness said.

Cameroon separatists name new leader, declares ‘era of self defense’

Separatists in Cameroon’s restive regions under the so-called ‘Republic of Ambazonia’ have named a new leader in the person of one Sako Ikome Samuel.

False information: I’m not afraid of trial – Senator Melaye

The Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Senator Dino Melaye, has stated that he is not afraid of his planned arraignment and trial by the Federal Government.

Paul Pogba to miss Manchester United’s FA Cup game against Huddersfield

Paul Pogba has been ruled out of Manchester United's FA Cup tie against Huddersfield due to illness.

Swedish companies slam deportations of skilled workers

The heads of Sweden’s largest companies, including clothing giant H&M and telecoms maker Ericsson, denounced Friday deportations of highly-skilled workers as the nation’s technology sector suffers a shortage of staff.