Hajj and Umrah News - South Africa

4 Jan 2021

NAHCON sends message to Nigerian pilgrims

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) and two other agencies are mapping out strategic guidelines on COVID-19 preventive measures to safeguard Nigerian pilgrims during the 2021 hajj operation.

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3 Jan 2021

Saudi Arabia resumes international flights, reopens land, sea borders

Saudi Arabia has resumed international flights and reopened its land and sea borders, Saudi Press Agency reported late Saturday citing an official source at the interior ministry. The Kingdom reimposed a temporary travel ban on Dec. 20 following the emergence of a mutated variant of COVID-19 in a number of European countries.

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