Nigeria’s intending pilgrims from 21 states have so far being airlifted into Saudi Arabia for the ongoing 2019 Hajj exercise.
Command Control Centre of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria gives the indication on Sunday.
It lists the states as Lagos, Bauchi, Taraba, Yobe, Oyo, Osun, Ogun and Gombe.
Others are Katsina, Kano, Kebbi, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Kwara, Kogi, Sokoto, Adamawa, Niger, Edo and Zamfara states, as well as Federal Capital Territory.
The intending pilgrims, according to the commission were airlifted into Medina in 51 flights.