By; FUNMI OROYE ADERINTO, Kaduna
Governor Nasir Ahmad el-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Saturday evening was at the Kaduna International Airport to bid farewell to pilgrims to Hajj.
The Governor, alongside ihis Deputy, Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe and other government officials were at the Kaduna Airport to bid farewell to the pilgrims’ first batch.
The Kaduna intending pilgrims going to Saudi Arabia on inaugural flight from Kaduna for Hajj 2019 were excited by the state Governor bidding them a farewell.
el-Rufai and his deputy wished them journey mercies.
He prayed for a successful Hajj exercise and also urged them to pray for the peace and progress of Kaduna and Nigeria.
“May the Almighty answer their Ibadah”.he said.