2021 Hajj: Ogun begins vaccination of intending pilgrims April 10



The Ogun  State Pilgrims Board says receiving COVID-19 vaccination will begin Saturday,  April 10 for intending pilgrims   2021 Hajj.

The Executive Secretary the State Pilgrims Board, Alhaji Babatunde Salau, made this known to newsmen in Abeokuta.

According to Salau,  the COVID-19 vaccination for intending pilgrims is in accordance with the directives the Hajj Commission Nigeria (NAHCON).

Salau, noted that the vaccination was scheduled for Saturday, April 10 and Sunday April 11, from 9.00am, saying it was compulsory for all intending pilgrims.

He urged all intending pilgrims to visit the board’s secretariat complex, Block B, Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta with their payment receipts for the purpose of identification and clearance for the vaccine.

The executive secretary said that those who had been vaccinated at their Local Government , had no need to repeat the first dose, but should their vaccination card for necessary documentation.

He urged them to obey COVID-19 safety protocols by using their facemasks. (NAN)