To encourage ongoing prayers for return of peace, Borno Governor, Prof. Babagana Umara Zulum has approved the payment of rams for each of the 1,718 pilgrims from the state, holding prayers for Borno state at the ongoing Arafat in the outskirts of Makkah.
The Arafat is the most most significant component of hajj without which pilgrim has no hajj. Praying at the Arafat ground is regarded as the most sacred.
News of Prof. Zulum’s added support for Borno pilgrims was minutes ago at the Arafat by the Executive Secretary, Borno State Pilgrims Welfare Board after a combined person by Ulamas in four different Borno languages, which includes Kanuri, Hausa, Shuwa Arab and Babur Bura.
The Chief Imam of Borno also led special prayers for Peace to return to Borno Northeast and Nigeria at-large.
Prayers were also offered for Governor Zulum and the good people of Borno state.