All the latest Hajj news updates and articles in Ghana and elsewhere in the Muslim world.

Hajj 2024: I drank more than 15 bottles of water without passing urine— Ghanaian pilgrim  

Accra: Alhaji Sanusi Uthman, a Ghanaian pilgrim, has disclosed that he took more than 15 bottles of water and never felt the urge to urinate due to the extreme heat

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Hajj 2024: Ghanaian pilgrims to return home on July 3

Accra: Over 4000 Ghanaian pilgrims who embarked on hajj this year are expected to start arriving in the country on July 3, 2024. Nine flights have been booked to carry

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Hajj 2024: 1,301 people died during pilgrimage, says Saudi government.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Saudi Arabia’s health minister said on Sunday that the death toll during this year’s Hajj pilgrimage reached 1,301. Speaking on state television, Fahd al-Jalajel said that 83

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Hajj 2024: Special prayer for deceased Ghanaian pilgrim underway

Accra: The family of the late Hajia Sarata Gimba, a Ghanaian who passed away while performing Hajj, is holding adua (prayer) for their deceased relative on Sunday. The late pilgrim

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Hajj 2024: At least 19 Hajj pilgrims die in intense heat

Makkah, Saudi Arabia: At least 14 Jordanian citizens and five Iranians have died during the Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia due to intense heat, officials have said. Jordan’s foreign ministry

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Stampedes during Hajj: A call for holistic streamlining for Ghanaian pilgrims

Accra: Every year, Ghanaian citizens embark on the sacred journey of Hajj to Mecca in fulfilment of one of the pillars of Islam. Although most of them have been smooth,

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Hajj 2024: Ghana Hajj Board begins orientation for prospective pilgrims today

Accra: Some Ghanaian Muslims expected to participate in the year’s Hajj have undergone orientation at the Dagomba Boy Central in Yendi today. The orientation entailed educating prospective pilgrims on the

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Hajj 2024: SR10,000 fine for Makkah entry without Hajj permit

RIYADH — The Ministry of Interior has announced a SR10,000 fine for persons who enter Makkah without a Hajj permit from Dhul Qada 25, 1445, to Dhul Hijjah 14, 1445, which

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No entry into Makkah without Hajj permit or visa

Makkah: Saudi security forces on Saturday began the implementation of the new rules that barred entry into the city of Makkah without a permit for locals and a visa for

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Hajj 2024: First Ghanaian flight to depart on May 28

Accra: The Ghana Hajj Board has released the flight schedule for the 2024 Hajj, with the first flight set to depart Ghana on Tuesday, May 28, 2024. Like in recent

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