The Government of Sierra Leone, through the Presidential Hajj Task Force has on the 24th April, 2023 in a Press Release revealed the cost of performing pilgrimage to the holy land of mecca for 2023.
According to the Press Release the sum amount to Six Thousand Seven Hundred United States Dollars or its equivalent in Leones respectively.
The Press Release Reads;
“ The General Public is informed that the cost of performing pilgrimage to the holy land of mecca for 2023 is us$6,700 (six thousand seven hundred united states dollars) or its equivalent in Leones.
Consequently, all intending pilgrims are advised to:
a. Report to the Presidential Hajj Task Force Secretariat, old gym house, bank of Sierra Leone Complex, kingtom to collect application forms, complete and return with a passport which should be valid for at least one year.
b. Go through screening at the secretariat and collect slip for payment at the Sierra Leone commercial bank into the following accounts:
National Pilgrimage Account Sierra Leone Commercial Bank:
US$ ACCT NO. 003001039708412187
National Pilgrimage Account Sierra Leone Commercial Bank
Leones (SLL) ACCT NO. 003001039708112166
c. Return Pay-In Slip to the Hajj Secretariat and Receive Further Instructions
d. All intending pilgrims are advised to make payments on or before Thursday, 25th May, 2023.
e. For further enquiries please call the following numbers: 073292929 or 033292929”.