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First batch of Nigerian pilgrims return

The first set of Nigerian pilgrims have arrived home.

This is in keeping to its promise of commencing the airlift of Nigerian pilgrims back home on Saturday the 17/08 by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON.

The first batch which commenced with Lagos state pilgrims safely arrived Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos with over four hundred pilgrims.

According to a report by Hajj Reporters, the Lagos pilgrims arrived Murtala Muhammed International Airport some minute after six o’ clock on Saturday evening.

This signals the beginning of the return journey and the second lap of the airlift operation of twenty nineteen Hajj operations.

The second flight expected to depart from King Abdulazeez International Airport Jeddah will be heading to Katsina with the first batch of the state pilgrims.


Abubakar Bestu

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