The airdrop of 2016 meaning hajj explorers from Nigeria to Saudi Arabia will begin at the Sokoto Airport on Monday, with Zamfara State travelers, being the primary set to be carried.
The Media Assistant to the Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency, Faruku Umar, who affirmed this to our journalist in Sokoto on Wednesday, expressed that aiming travelers from Kebbi and Sokoto states would take action accordingly in a specific order.
He said that the hajj most extreme admission for the Sokoto meaning pioneers had been altered at N1, 080,400.00 for every male and N1, 083,400:00 for female explorers.
Every explorer, he said, would be permitted to have $1,000 as Basic Traveling Allowance.
Umar included that the base admission remained at N1,031,100.00 and N1,034,100.00 for every male and female proposing traveler individually.
They were qualified for $750 Basic Traveling Allowance
In a related improvement, the Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency had finished the installment of N159m discount to the 4,997 explorers who played out the 2015 hajj exercise.