By: Mayen Etim
KADUNA, North-West, Nigeria – The Kaduna State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, has said over two thousand visas are being processed at Saudi Arabia for this year’s hajj exercise.
The State Public Relations Officer, (PRO), Mallam Yunusa Makarfi disclosed in a statement made available to newsmen in Kaduna.
He explained that the visas were for those intending pilgrims that have completed their fees.
According to him, over 3,000 intending pilgrims indicated interest to participate in this year’s hajj through Kaduna state.
He assured them that the Board will continue to register till the closing date which would be announced by the National Hajj Commission.
The PRO advised the intending pilgrims that are yet to complete their payment to urgently do so to enable the Board process their visas.