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First Batch of South Africa Pilgrims Arrives in Saudi Arabia

Ethraa Al-Jud Company for Pilgrims Services, one of the pilgrims’ services companies for non-Arab Africans, today received the first batch of pilgrims coming from South Africa for the 1444 Hijri Hajj season through Terminal 1 of the King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah. Members of the first batch were received with Zamzam water and roses.

Several officials from the company received the pilgrims.

Dr. Ahmad Abbas Sendi, the company’s chairman, expressed his pleasure at the arrival of the first group of pilgrims for the 1444H Hajj season, referring to the facilities and services provided for pilgrims under the Saudi Vision 2030.

Source: Saudi Press Agency