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Hajj cancellation: Ogun returns money to intending pilgrims




Following the cancellation of the 2021 Islamic pilgrimage by the Saudi authorities, the Ogun State Authorities stated it has begun the refund of cash to intending pilgrims.


This, DAILY POST learnt, is according to the directives of Nationwide Hajj Fee of Nigeria (NAHCON).

The Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims’ Welfare Board stated the refund of cost for the yr 2020/2021 hajj fare has commenced.

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Recall that the cancellation of this yr’s hajj to Mecca and Medinah was on account of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Government Secretary of the Board, Alhaji Salau Babatunde, stated in an announcement that intending pilgrims searching for refund ought to go to the Board’s Secretariat, Block B Complicated, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta with proof of cost receipts and different paperwork.

Salau burdened that these prepared to defer their hajj fare deposits until the 2022 train ought to notify the Board of their determination with the intention to have them correctly documented.

He assured all intending pilgrims to not panic over untoward rumours, saying their cash was secure with the State authorities.

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