Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla gave the commendation when he received the 2016 Hajj Report from the Amirul-Hajj His Royal Highness Alhaji Umaru Adamu Sanda at the government house Yola.
Governor stated that the performance of the Amirul-Hajj and other officials of the state Muslim Pilgrims welfare board is quite commendable, explaining that Hajj exercise is purely a religious affairs and not for any commercial purposes.
submitting the report, the 2016 Amirul-Hajj His Royal Highness,Gangwari Ganye Alhaji Umaru Adamu Sanda said the report was in Eight Chapters and described the exercise as the best ever conducted.
He also said that the board has taken measures to officially checkmate the conduct of schedule officers at local government areas and thanked Governor Muhammed Jibrilla for giving them the opportunity to serve as the 2016 state government delegates at the Holy Land.
In his remarks the Chief of Staff government house Alhaji AbdurRahman Abba Jimeta also commended the Amirul-Hajj and pilgrims officials for their outstanding performance during the Hajj exercise.
He however revealed that the service providers had reciprocated by providing humanitarian assistance to build a Medical Laboratory to the people of Adamawa state as a result of their kindness and their behavioural approaches at the Holy Land.
Also in his remarks the Executive Secretary of the state Muslim Pilgrims welfare Board Engr. Umar Bobboi said the Saudi Arabian authorities have issued a licence to the Board to operate both in Hajj and Lesser Hajj (Umrah) at any moment.
A Certificate of approval was also presented by the executive secretary to the Governor as issued by the Saudi Arabian Authorities.
BY Yunusa Abdullahi and Zaliha Hamman Joda