NAHCON Lauds Osun Govt on Hajj Operations
The Chairman, National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan, has lauded Osun state government for being the leading light and a pacesetter in the Hajj process in the country.
Alhaji Hassan said Osun has been top-notch as far as Hajj is concerned in the last ten years as manifested in the huge success the State had recorded over the years.
NAHCON Chairman gave the commendation during a courtesy visit to the Governor, at the Governor’s office, Abere.
He said the Commission has been monitoring the sterling performance of the State in the last ten years, a motive he described as most impressive and commendable.
Alhaji Hassan who led some members of staff of the Commission to Osun, described the visit as a familiarisation and advocacy visit to sensitise the Muslim community on the need to partake in the ongoing Hajj Savings Scheme.
In his remarks,Osun state Governor Mr Adegboyega Oyetola applauded Hassan for bringing innovation and modern technology to advance the operational scope of the Commission.
Mr Oyetola who described the Hajj Savings Scheme as a welcome development and people-oriented initiative, said “with this scheme people can go to Hajj without unnecessary financial burden.