By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State government has commenced the refund of the 2020 and 2021 Hajj fares due to the cancellation of the exercise.
The Administrative Secretary of the Muslim Pilgrimage Welfare Board, Mr. Bolaji Sanni who disclosed this in Osogbo said about 31 intending pilgrims have already received the total amount of their payment two weeks ago.
Sanni further said that another batch of 37 intending pilgrims will also receive their full payment this week.
He urged intending pilgrims willing to collect their deposit to apply at the board office as directed by the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON).
He said that the 2022 Hajj exercise will be based on a first come first serve policy.