Executive Secretary of the Board, Alhaji Muhammad Abba-Danbatta, disclosed during a press briefing in his office on Wednesday in Kano.
Abba disclosed that the committee would comprise of various stakeholders, including the DSS, ICPC, security personnel and journalists, among others.
“We also have two projects which are ongoing in Kano, clinic and hotel; the clinic, which has 10 rooms, is almost 99 per cent completed, all the scanning machines, facilities including staff who will work there has been put in place; while the hotel, which has 500 capacity and worth N298 million, has reached advanced stage.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the National Hajj Commission (NAHCOM) on Monday confirmed the cancellation of the 2021 Hajj for international pilgrims as announced by Saudi authorities as a safety measure against the spread of COVID-19.(NAN)