2023 Hajj: Oyo immunise intending pilgrims May 17

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2023 Hajj: Oyo to immunise intending pilgrims May 17

Buna Juliet

Oyo State Muslim Pilgrim Welfare Board has announced that it will conduct immunization exercise for all intending pilgrims in the State on Wednesday, May 17, 2023.

The Chairman of the Board, Professor Sayed Malik Hamza who revealed this on Monday noted that the program would be first come first serve.

Professor Malik called on all prospective Pilgrims to converge at the Permanent site of the Board, Hajj Camp Olodo Ibadan, the venue of the program as early as 8am.

The Board’s Chair said that, “different inoculation vaccines would be given to them in order protect them against Polio, Yellow Fever, Meningitis and others contagious infections in accordance with the International requirements for travel.

“This exercise is to ensure all of our intending pilgrims are adequately immunized and in good health condition before embark on the trip to the Holy Land”, He added.

Malik advised all concerned Intending pilgrims to come along with their original payment receipts and other necessary documents.