Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Nigerian Pilgrims dies in Saudi Arabia

Nigerian Pilgrims dies in Saudi Arabia

According to the Chairman of NAHCON,the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria,Abdullahi Mohammed,Five Nigerians who embarked on this year's hajj to Makkah, Saudi Arabia have died.

The chairman,who spoke at the 2017 pre-Arafat meeting with hajj stakeholders did not disclose the cause of their deaths and also the identity of the victims.

He said such information could only be disclosed after their families had been appropriately informed.

The NAHCON chair pleaded with the media to withhold the details so as not to further devastate the families of the affected pilgrims.

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