09 March 2021 by Rabo Bako.
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has stressed the need for Nigerians to embrace
Covid-19 Vaccine to safeguard their health.
The Chairman, National Hajj Commission Of Nigeria, Alhaji Zikrullah Kunle Hassan made the call at an interactive with the council of Ulama on activities of the board.
He said the meeting became necessary to step up advocacy on the efficacy of the Vaccines to secure lives.
The NAHCON Chairman urged the Ulama to continue to ensure that Muslims adhere to safety guidelines on the disease.
Alhaji Hassan also stated that though the 2021Hajj is not certain, the Commission is was in touch with the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 to ensure early travel arrangements due to the pandemic.
Over 50 members of ulama across States and different Islamic organisations attended the meeting.