Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, on Monday, left Abuja for Saudi Arabia, to join millions of Muslim faithful to participate in this year’s hajj.
According to her spokeswoman, Zaynab Ikaz- Kassim said via Twitter,
“This Afternoon H.E Mrs. @aishambuhari left Abuja for Mecca, Saudi
Arabia to join millions of Muslims in performing this year’s Hajj.”
No fewer than 1.705 million pilgrims, which include over 91,000 Nigerians, have arrived the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to perform this
year’s Hajj, according to Statistics released by the Directorate.