The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, is a government agency like many others. It is responsible for organizing, coordinating and regulating Hajj operations and recognized by Saudi Arabia as the Nigerian Hajj mission. It has a public service structure answerable to the presidency and liaises with any other agency, parastatal of government on matters of interest on Hajj, particularly that which concerns Saudi Arabia and the Nigerian pilgrim. However, there are other engagements that
The Center for Democracy and Development has raised fresh concerns about vote-buying less than 24 hours to the governorship elections Kogi State. CDD, an accredited and trained observers said it has been keeping a close watch on the electoral process, adding that officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, are also being induced by […]
The Centre for Democracy and Development, CDD, has described suppression, votes buying and intimidation of observers and journalist as what characterized the Kogi State Governorship election. Idaya Hassan, Director of CDD stated this at a preliminary press briefing on Saturday during the ongoing governorship election, adding that the election witnessed poor logistics arrangement as materials […]
No fewer than 108 persons have received cash and materials worth over N4 million from Jaiz Charity and Development Foundation as Zakat proceeds.
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