Christian pilgrims to pay N406,150 for pilgrimage 2012

Date: 19-07-2012 4:45 pm (10 years ago) | Author: franel
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«§» 19 July 2012

The Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission, NCPC, on Wednesday, announced fees of N406,150 for those intending to embark on pilgrimage to Israel for year 2012.



Executive Secretary of the commission, Mr. Kennedy Opara, in Abuja, also announced the appointment of two airline, Atlas Jet Airline and Messrs K S Travel/Empire Aviation Services, to airlift pilgrims for this year’s Christian pilgrimage.

On the fees fixed for this year’s pilgrimage, he said: “The package for the 2012 pilgrimage exercise to be paid by intending pilgrims is as follows: pilgrims travelling to Israel alone are to pay N406,150; those going to Israel, Rome or Greece are to pay N529,440, while the special group, which includes the aged and physically-challenged are to pay N400,425.”

He added that President Goodluck Jonathan had approved Easy Link Aviation Service and TAT Nigeria Limited to “be on standby in the event of failure of any of the first approved air carriers.”


Muslims however pay 222K for hajj to mecca

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Source: VANGUARD News


Posted: at 19-07-2012 04:45 PM (10 years ago) | Hero
- Idbabe at 19-07-2012 05:07 PM (10 years ago)
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How much last?
Posted: at 19-07-2012 05:07 PM (10 years ago) | Hero
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- Xsey4u at 19-07-2012 11:02 PM (10 years ago)
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I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.
Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:02 PM (10 years ago) | Upcoming
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- denmal at 19-07-2012 11:08 PM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.

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Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:08 PM (10 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- dlimelite at 19-07-2012 11:09 PM (10 years ago)
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OK
Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:09 PM (10 years ago) | Hero
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- dlimelite at 19-07-2012 11:10 PM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.
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Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:10 PM (10 years ago) | Hero
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- mallorca at 19-07-2012 11:13 PM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.
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Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:13 PM (10 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- Solidstonez at 19-07-2012 11:33 PM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.
YOU CAN SAY THAT AGAIN

Posted: at 19-07-2012 11:33 PM (10 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- xband at 19-07-2012 11:40 PM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.
True talk
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- evzai00 at 19-07-2012 11:53 PM (10 years ago)
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that's Christianity for you*- BUSINESS  
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- zicooo at 20-07-2012 12:18 AM (10 years ago)
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PLS TELL THE LAST PRIES EVERY THING IN 9ja   IS BUSINESS 
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- toibeli at 20-07-2012 12:21 AM (10 years ago)
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The only alternative to not paying this huge sum of money is NOT going on the pilgrimage.
Posted: at 20-07-2012 12:21 AM (10 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- patbest at 20-07-2012 12:35 AM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: evzai00 on 19-07-2012 11:53 PM
that's Christianity for you*- BUSINESS  

SHARRAP, NO BE PERSON LIKE YOU GIVE GOOD COMMENT WEY OTHER PEOPLE DEY PRAISE BEFORE YOU COME DEY COMMENT THIS NONSENSE, YOU ARE JUST A DISGRACE TO NAIJAPALS
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- patbest at 20-07-2012 12:41 AM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: Xsey4u on 19-07-2012 11:02 PM
I don't know what biz Nigerian government have with religion. I believe Nigeria is the only country in the world where the government bankroll pilgrimage/hajj. Poverty is on the rise everyday in Nigeria, and we have the money to waste on pilgrimage and hajj. I think Nigeria should change her name to ''Wonderland'' cos it's a country where wonders never cease.

NICE ONE, NOTHING IS NEW IN NIGERIA AND THE PEOPLE ARE USED TO THE CORRUPTION
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- nonsovin at 20-07-2012 01:48 AM (10 years ago)
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 Lips Sealed  Lips Sealed  Lips Sealed  N O    C O M M E N T !
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- DJSNIPPER at 20-07-2012 02:08 AM (10 years ago)
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Quote from: evzai00 on 19-07-2012 11:53 PM
that's Christianity for you*- BUSINESS  
mmmmmmmmm MALLAM KAI
Posted: at 20-07-2012 02:08 AM (10 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Senegal at 20-07-2012 02:25 AM (10 years ago)
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 Cool
Posted: at 20-07-2012 02:25 AM (10 years ago) | Hero
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- Ecto at 20-07-2012 04:05 AM (10 years ago)
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Well

I rather go to Hajj then

Since they are all in the Middle East
Posted: at 20-07-2012 04:05 AM (10 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- omeizad1st at 20-07-2012 04:10 AM (10 years ago)
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Hapy Ramadan fasting month.
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- livinsaint at 20-07-2012 07:44 AM (10 years ago)
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ok
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