NAHCON trains tour operators on e-Registration

Amina Mohammed, Abuja


The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria has conducted a training programme on Electronic Portal Registration for Hajj Tour Operator Companies in Nigeria for the 2019 Hajj.

The event which took place in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital had the aim of acquainting participants on the electronic registration process for Nigerian pilgrims.

Participants were trained on the use of NAHCON’s portal for Hajj Tour Operators’ registration, Licensing and the Saudi Arabian Hajj portal for Pilgrims registration e-track Portal.

The trainees were also taught the importance of National Identity Number as a prerequisite for Hajj registration on both portals.

There were also talks on the need for the Tour Operators to conduct proper medical screening for intending pilgrims before registration for the Hajj is confirmed.

A communication platform for continuous interaction and resolution of issues towards successful 2019 Hajj operations was also created.