By Our Correspondent
Over Three Thousand one Hundred Pilgrims from katsina State who Performed the 2019 Hajj Recieve Refund of the unutilised Pilgrims Hajj Deposits from the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Hajj Affairs.
The Executive Director Katsina State Pilgrim’s Welfare Board,Alhaji Suleiman Nuhu kuki Disclosed this to Newsmen while Supervising the Refund Exercise.
Alhaji Suleiman Nuhu kuki Said the Executive governor of Katsina,Rt HON.Aminu Bello Masari CFR,Granted Approval for the Commencement of the Refund Exercise of the Pilgrims Deposit Refund Received Through the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON.
The Executive Director Disclosed That Only pilgrims who Paid Their Hajj Fares Directly Through the Board and Those Offered Government Slots are Entitled for the Refund.
Alhaji kuki told Reporters That the Refund is for a Particular Service Not Rendered to the Pilgrims by the Saudi Authorities While in the Holy land.
Alhaji Suleiman Nuhu kuki Assured the Pilgrims of Governor Masari’s commitment Towards Improvement Welfare of Pilgrims in Katsina State.
He Advice the 2020 Hajj Pilgrims Who Rolled Over their Deposits to Hajj 2021 to Complete Their Hajj Deposits to Avoid loosing Their Hajj Slots.
The Executive Director Expressed Appreciation to Nahcon for the Continuous Support and cooporation in the Conduct of the Board’s Primary Assignment of Organising Hitch Free Hajj Operations.
Highlights of the Refund Exercise Included the Refund of the Pilgrims Deposit launched and Supervised by the Executive Director at the 7 Zonal Offices of the Board.
Responding After Receiving the Refund, Some of the Pilgrims Who Are Visibly Excited, Thanked the Katsina State Government for facilitating the Refund of the Hajj Deposits Which Most of Them are Unaware of.