The Nationwide Hajj Fee of Nigeria (NAHCON) has commenced preparation for the 2021 Hajj train.
Chairman of the Fee, Alhaji Zikirulla Hassan, who stated this in Yola on Wednesday, defined that a lot must be achieved to deal with points arising from the cancellation of the train this yr on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Talking when he led his group on a courtesy name on Governor Ahmadu Fintiri within the Convention Corridor of Authorities Home, Yola, the Hajj Fee chairman reiterated that although COVID-19 pandemic had made 2020 hajj operation for Muslims exterior the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia inconceivable, NAHCON had since this month begun preparations for the 2021 pilgrimage.
He stated problems with the ever-increasing value of the holy pilgrimage and the right way to ease cost for intending pilgrims had been amongst these the Fee was deliberating on.
He added that on a longer-term, a plan by NAHCON to ascertain a Hajj financial savings scheme has been one of many enduring methods which have been recognized.