NAHCON defends its 2018 budget of N1.5bn



The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), on Wednesday appeared before the Senate Committee on Federal Character and Inter Govermental Affairs to defend its 2018 annual budget.

The Chief Information officer of NAHCON, Malam Adamu Abdullahi made this known in a statement made available to newsmen in Abuja.

Abdullahi explained that the budget estimate of ₦1.559.818.216 billion was made up of both recurrent and capital expenditure for the 2018 fiscal year.

He said that the Executive Chairman of NAHCON, Alhaji Abdullahi Muhammad, while defending the budget, said the expenditure would take care of the salaries of staff as well as renovation and furnishing of the Commission’s newly acquired Corporate Headquarters.

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