Sunday, April 14, 2024

2024 Hajj: Beware of scammers demanding extra fares – NAHCON warns intending pilgrims


The Nationwide Hajj Fee of Nigeria, NAHCON, has warned intending pilgrims for the 2024 Hajj towards entertaining requests of additional funds of fares from anyone.

The Assistant Director Public Affairs of the Fee, Hajiya Fatima Sanda Usara, stated in a launch that anyone who seeks for funds of additional Hajj fares ought to be handled as a scammer.

She stated, “the Fee has not requested pilgrims to pay any extra administrative expenses past the acknowledged quantity and anyone that makes such a request on our behalf is violating the position and duty of NAHCON because the regulatory physique.”

She added, “Assortment of any additional expenses will not be licensed. Any pilgrim requested to pay additional expenses ought to ahead title of particular person making the request and placement, together with proof of the request or fee to the safety and the Fee.

“Such type of paperwork ought to be forwarded to this quantity on WhatsApp: 09071800007, and this pointers ought to adhere to official bulletins from NAHCON, that are revealed on our web site. Keep alert and shield yourselves.”

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