Hajj: Kano to airlift 5,537 pilgrims directly to Medina


Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State
The Kano State Government has assured its 5, 537 intending pilgrims for the 2015 Hajj that they would be airlifted from Kano direct to Medina, instead of Jeddah.
The state Deputy Governor, Prof. Hafiz Abubakar, gave the assurance at the closing ceremony of the first leg of sensitisation workshop for the intending pilgrims in Kano on Sunday.
Abubakar said the state government had already finalised arrangements with the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on the issue.
“This year, all our pilgrims will be airlifted from Nigeria direct to Medina, instead of Jeddah, and this is courtesy of …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper