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Pilgrims with serious health conditions should postpone Hajj for their own safety

Pilgrims with serious health conditions should postpone Hajj for their own safety

The Saudi Ministry of Health recommends that people aged over 65 years and those with chronic diseases such as heart disease, kidney disease, respiratory disease, diabetes and pilgrims with immune deficiency (congenital and acquired), malignancy and terminal illnesses, pregnant women ...

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New Royal Commission for Makkah and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims

New Royal Commission for Makkah and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman’s royal order establishing a Royal Commission for Makkah city and Holy Sites welcomed by British Muslims. This Royal Commission, under the chairmanship of Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, will oversee the development ...

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Saudi Hajj Minister Urged to Take Action to Prevent Future Hajj Tragedies

Saudi Hajj Minister Urged to Take Action to Prevent Future Hajj Tragedies

Heart breaking Hajj disasters in the past could have been prevented had pilgrims been equipped with lifesaving health and safety information along with knowledge of precautionary measures. It is highly regrettable that the vast majority of attending pilgrims do not ...

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Mecca pilgrims ripped off by travel agency fraudsters

Mecca pilgrims ripped off by travel agency fraudsters

British Muslims have lost almost a million pounds to haj-related frauds in the past five years. The number of such crimes involving pilgrimages to Mecca has risen by 143 per cent in the past year, according to Action Fraud, a ...

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Health Warning to Hajj Pilgrims Heading to Makkah

Health Warning to Hajj Pilgrims Heading to Makkah

Health experts from the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK, a National Hajj/Umrah specific organisation working for the welfare and wellbeing of pilgrims, have issued a warning to Hajj pilgrims around the world who will converge at Makkah during the ...

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World’s Worst Cholera Epidemic in Yemen – A Serious Threat to Hajj Pilgrims

World’s Worst Cholera Epidemic in Yemen – A Serious Threat to Hajj Pilgrims

Health experts from the Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK (ABH), a national Hajj specific organisation, express their grave concern of the rapidly spreading cholera outbreak in Yemen which has exceeded 200,000 suspected cases, increasing at an average of 5000 ...

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Abh condemns foiled terror attack on the Masjid al-Haram in Makkah

Abh condemns foiled terror attack on the Masjid al-Haram in Makkah

Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK ABH, a national organisation working for the welfare and wellbeing of Hajj/Umrah pilgrims, expresses its strong condemnation of the foiled terror attack on the Grand Mosque of Makkah. A suicide bomber, who was hiding ...

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Corruption and Malpractice amongst Hajj/Umrah Service Providers – A Grave Concern

Corruption and Malpractice amongst Hajj/Umrah Service Providers – A Grave Concern

Association of British Hujjaj (Pilgrims) UK ABH, a National organisation working for the welfare and wellbeing of Hajj/Umrah pilgrims, welcomes the statements issued by Saudi Arabia’s deputy chairman of the National Hajj and Umrah Committee, Makkah, Abdullah Bin Omar Qadi ...

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