By Jide Orintunsin
National Hajj Commision of Nigeria (NAHCON) has honoured the Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello with the prestigious award of the “Most Supportive State Governor to Pilgrims Welfare”.
The award ceremony took place at the Stakeholders Meeting on 2019 Hajj at Conference Hall of the National Mosque in Abuja was in appreciation by the Commission of the untiring and unparallel commitments and efforts of Governor Sani Bello at ensuring the welfare of pilgrims to and in the Holyland during pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.
Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Ketso represented the governor at the ceremony.
The award was presented on behalf of the Commission by the Senate President, Senator Ahmad Lawan who was represented by Sen. Abdullahi Sa’bi.
Below, Deputy Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Ketso receiving the award on behalf of Governor Sani Bello from Sen. Abdullahi Sa’bi, the representative of Senate President