Author Archives: Moaaz Casoo

SAHUC Facebook Page

Category:Announcements

The South African Hajj & Umrah Council is pleased to announce that we have got a new Facebook Page, SAHUC Hajj.

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Haramain Train

Category:Latest News

Makkah-Madinah one-way tourist class Haramain train ticket to cost SR75

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SAHUC NEW Website, Logo and payment gateway

Category:Announcements

The South African Hajj & Umrah Council is pleased to announce the launch of our new centralized web based system for all information, Hajj registrations and payment gateway.

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Gratitude to SAHUC Medical team

Category:Announcements

Ministry of Health in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is pleased to award to the SAHUC medical team the Highest thanks and gratitude for their support and valuable efforts in the success of the Hajj program 1439H.

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Compliments & Complaints

Category:Press Release

The South African Hajj and Umrah Council hereby notifies all returning Hajji’s, that they may submit any grievances, recommendation’s, compliments or complaints that they have to SAHUC by no later than the 21st of September 2018.

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Special provisions relating to pelting #Hajj1439H / 2018

Category:Press Release

Some special provisions relating to the pelting of the Jamaraat issued by the Ministry of Hajj via the Muassasah.

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EID Ul Adha Mubarak # HAJJ 1439H

Category:Announcements

Eid Message # HAJJ1439H / 2018 and also information pertaining to SAHUC office closure for EID.

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Increment in Hajj VISA by another 1000

Category:Press Release

On the 13th of August 2018, the South African Hajj and Umrah Council received official correspondence from
the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia, Pretoria, that a Royal Decree has been issued to South Africa to increase the number of Hajj Visas by another 1000.

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Hajj pilgrims to try out hotel rooms in a capsule for the first time this season

Category:Latest News

JEDDAH: This Hajj season pilgrims will be able to try out the latest mobile hotel capsules — sleeping units that offer hotel room services and facilities in the smallest possible space, Hadiyah, the Hajji and Mu’tamer’s Gift Charitable Association has announced.

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Saudi Arabia’s King Salman hosts 1,000 pilgrims from Palestine

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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has announced the Kingdom will host 1,000 female and male pilgrims who are relatives of Palestinian martyrs this Hajj season.

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