Nigerian President Bola Tinubu, on Sunday, Nov. 12, performed the Lesser Hajj (Umrah) in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
TInubu embarked on the Islamic rite at the end of his official duties in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, where he participated in the Saudi-African Summit on Friday, Nov. 10.
Senior special assistant (Media) to the President, Abdulaziz Abdulaziz, disclosed this on his X handle on Sunday night.
According to him, during this spiritual journey, the President extended prayers for the prosperity of Nigeria and sought divine guidance for his leadership.
The media aide wrote: “His Excellency President Bola Tinubu took time off at the end of his official engagements in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to perform the lesser Hajj (Umrah) earlier today in Makkah. He used the opportunity to pray for Nigeria’s greatness and divine guidance for him.”
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