The Ogun State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, has commenced registration and payment for the year 2021 hajj in Saudi Arabia.
A release signed by the Executive Secretary of the Board, Alhaji Salau Babatunde indicated that intending pilgrims would pay initial deposit of N1.2 million, in not more than three installments.
The release further stated that those who intend to roll-over their initial 2020 Hajj fare deposit, are requested to visit the board for proper documentation.
The Board enjoined other intending pilgrims to pay all necessary fares, as they would be accorded priority on the basis of first-come first-serve, urging them to visit the Board at the new Secretariat Complex, Block B, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta for further inquiries.
The Board further stated that it has commenced the Hajj Savings Scheme, HSS, which is aimed at building the savings of intending Muslims over a period of time, towards performing Hajj.