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Hajj commission to shut 13 illegal operators

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) is set to close down 13 illegal tour operators in Kano State after a Federal High Court sitting in Kano granted the commission an order exparte.


The court order was sequel to the motion exparte application filed on the 27th February 2017, by the commission against the companies for operating Hajj and Umrah business without valid operation license.

A spokesman of the commission Mousa Ubandawaki, said Thursday in a statement that: “After hearing, Hon. JusticeZ. B. Abubakar on the 9th March, 2017 granted the commission’s leave to seal the business premises of the affected companies."


He listed Mush, Billiyu, IBH, FARDIQ, Mungadi and Taiseer, Al-Manar, Aslam, Sundown, Dayim, Al-furqan, Almukhtar, Meku and MPC travel and tour companies as those sealed by thecommission.