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Glo felicitates with Muslims on Eid-El-Kabir

Integrated telecommunications company, Globacom, has felicitated with Nigerian Muslims on the celebration of the annual Islamic festival, Eid-El-Kabir.
The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Sunday in Kano said the country is witnessing unprecedented economic setback under the All Progressive Congress (APC) government.

Kano PDP rally: Atiku Abubakar pledges priority attention to agriculture, commerce

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has promised to give priority attention to agriculture and commerce, if elected President.
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Kogi hajj commission sets deadline, begins public enlightenment

The Kogi State Hajj Commission, has advised all intending pilgrims from the state to complete all registration processes before or on 31 March, 2019 as it intensified public enlightenment across the 21 local government areas of the state.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

President Buhari: Deceiving Nigerians with ethnicity, religion is ‘bloody nonsense’

President Muhammadu Buhari has described as “bloody nonsense” the penchant of some Nigerians to hide under the canopy of ethnicity and religion to perpetrate injustice and corrupt acts.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

President Buhari recalls fond memories of late deputy Tunde Idiagbon

President Muhammadu Buhari has remembered his former number two man in government, late Major General Tunde Idiagbon, for his uncommon loyalty and courage.
President Muhammadu Buhari says since 1978 when he was named the minister of petroleum till date, he has not lost interest in the oil sector.

President Buhari: How fellow Muslims opposed me while Christians stood by me

President Muhammadu Buhari has described as “bloody nonsense” the penchant of some Nigerians to hide under the canopy of ethnicity and religion to perpetrate injustice and corrupt acts.

Saudi Arabia announces new measures for hajj

Saudi Arabian authorities have put measures in place to regulate the movement around the Holy Ka’aba (tawaf) during the 2019 pilgrimage (hajj).

95,000 Nigerians to perform 2019 hajj

The Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah has allocated 95,000 hajj quotas to Nigeria for the 2019 hajj.

Bauchi pilgrims board begin preparations for 2019 hajj

Bauchi State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has began preparations for the 2019 Hajj operations.
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Yobe begins collection of N300, 000 deposit for 2019 Hajj

The Yobe Pilgrims Commission has begun the collection of N300,000 from prospective pilgrims as initial deposit for the 2019 hajj fare.

Forum urges Saudi Arabia, NAHCON to address hajj concerns

Stakeholders in hajj and umrah services have urged the Saudi Arabia Government and the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to proactively address the fears and concerns of the international community and Nigerian Muslims on the coming 2019 hajj exercise for its success.

2019 Hajj: Kano pilgrims board begins collection of N1.2 million deposit

The Kano State Pilgrims Welfare Board, has begun the collection of N1.2 million from prospective pilgrims as initial deposit for the 2019 hajj fare.

Police arrest ‘fake’ Atiku Abubakar’s aide with masters degree

The police have arrested a master’s degree holder, Aminu Ahmed Yerima, 29, for allegedly posing as an aid to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, and defrauding about 50 unsuspecting victims through Facebook.
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MaxAir expands operations to Port Harcourt, Yola routes November 5

MaxAir Limited, the latest airline to join Nigeria’s domestic air market, has announced its decision to expand operations to Port Harcourt and Yola routes as part of its expansion drive.

Hajj: NAHCON pegs N1.5 million for 2019 fare

Ahead of 2019 hajj exercise, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has approved N1.5m as tentative hajj fare for next year’s exercise.
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NAHCON begins online registration of pilgrims for Hajj 2019

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has asked all the 36 states, FCT and other Muslim pilgrims welfare boards/agencies to begin online registration of intending pilgrims for Hajj 2019.
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Muhammadu Buhari assures Saudi Arabia on stronger ties

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Thursday, in Abuja, assured the government of Saudi Arabia of stronger bilateral relations, even as he hails them for creating a more enabling environment for pilgrims who visited in 2018.

Senate committee submits investigative report on complicity by NAHCON

The Senate on Thursday distributed a 34-page report on investigation into alleged extortion of pilgrims by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON).

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