Hajj 2023: Hajj Commission releases schedule of activities for Kogi Pilgrims.
IDRIS AHMED, LOKOJA.
The Kogi state Hajj Commission has released it’s schedule of activities for the 2023 exercise for all intending pilgrims from the state.
Chairman of the Kogi state Hajj commission, Sheikh Luqman Imam Abdullahi, said medical screening for all intending pilgrims will commence from 10th to 12th May, 2023
According to the Chairman, Medical screening of pilgrims from the central senatorial district will hold on 10th May, 2023 at Darul Argam High School Agasa in Okene Local government area by 9.00am prompt.
Pilgrims from the Eastern part of the state would be screened on 11th May, 2023 at Nurul Islam Nursery and primary school Anyigba by 9;00am
Those from the western senatorial district would have their medical screening on 12th May, 2023 at the Hajj Commission premises, Lokoja by 9;00am.
The Chairman also disclosed that there will be a mop up medical screening exercise on 13th May, 2023 at the Hajj Commission premises Lokoja by 9;00am.
According to the chairman, enlightenment and practical demonstration exercise will hold for all pilgrims as from 14th to 16th May 2023 in each of the zone.
The enlightenment exercise for Central will hold at Darul Argam High School Agasa in Okene Local government area at 9.00am, while in the East; the exercise holds at Nurul Islam Nursery and primary school Anyigba by 9;00am, and the Pilgrims from the West will hold theirs at the Hajj Commission premises, Lokoja by 9;00am.
He explained that vaccination and distribution of materials will hold as from 17th to 19th May, 2023 at the Hajj Commission premises, Lokoja, while Kogi Central will have their inoculation on 17th, East, 18th, the West will have theirs on 19th May, 2023 by 9;am each day