|His Excellency Governor Muhammadu Umaru Jibrilla Bindow|
Adamawa state intending Muslim Pilgrims have been called upon to abide by the laws of Saudi Arabian authorities while performing this year's Hajj at the Holy Land.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla made the call while addressing Adamawa state intending pilgrims at the Hajj camp Jimeta Old GRA primary school.
The Governor reminded the pilgrims that the Saudi authorities had a serious penalty laws on any pilgrims who violates such laws and would be punished for any crime he committed.
He also called on pilgrims to pray for the peace and stability of Adamawa state and the country at large.
The Amirul-Hajj had assured the Governor that they would continue to work as a team with the officials of pilgrims welfare board for the overall progress and development of Adamawa state.
Also in his goodwill message, the Lamido Adamawa His Royal Highness Dr Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustafa who was represented by the Dan Galadima Adamawa Alhaji Mustapha Aliyu called on the pilgrims to exhibit sense of honour and maturity as well as to abide by rules and regulations governing their stay in the Holy Land.
About Two Thousand Muslim Pilgrims were expected to perform the spiritual exercise for the year 2016 from Adamawa state.
BY: Yunusa Abdullahi
Government House, Yola