By Bashir Bello
The Kano Pilgrims Welfare Board (KSPWB) on Thursday mentioned it was able to refund all monies paid by
intending pilgrims for the 2020 Hajj pilgrimage, including that also they are at liberty to guide forward of the 2021 pilgrimage.
The Executive Secretary of the board, Alhaji Muhammad Abba, made this identified whereas talking with newsmen within the State yesterday.
Recall that the Government of Saudi Arabia not too long ago mentioned that no pilgrims travelling from different nations would take part within the 2020 Hajj because of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
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Kingdom of Saudi Arabia mentioned that Muslims of any nationality residing in Saudi Arabia could be permitted to take part within the Hajj and that participant have to be beneath 65 years and might be examined for COVID-19 on arrival in Mecca.
Abba mentioned, “Intending pilgrims who would need their cash refunded would get it and none would lose a kobo.
“Similarly, for those who would be interested to book for the 2021 Hajj could leave their money with the board,” the Executive Secretary, Abba nonetheless said.
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