The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON has contracted the transportation of thirty five thousand Nigerian pilgrims from Madinah to Makkah to a Madinah-based transport company.

The Commission’s Coordinator for the 2019 Hajj in Madinah,  Ahmed Maigari announced this to journalists while inspecting the buses in Madinah.

He said the vehicles had all it takes to give the pilgrims the comfort they needed, adding that they contained refrigerator, wi-fi and toilets among other facilities.

Maigari said the transportation would begin with 3,801 pilgrims from Katsina and Lagos States with a repeat tomorrow Friday with the two states.

Earlier, the Manager, Madinah branch of the transporting company, Talal Sheriff assured the commission of hundred per cent ready to convey the pilgrims to Makkah with all the comfort attached. K ��j��?