• Two pilgrims from Kebbi die in Mecca

    Two pilgrims from Kebbi die in Mecca

    As NAHCON begins airlift of Nigerian pilgrims back home after the completion of this year’s Holy pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia, two of the pilgrims from Kebbi State have been reported dead in Mecca.

    The state publicity secretary on 2016 Hajj Exercise, Alhaji Aliyu Jajirma Kanya, confirmed this. He said the two pilgrims died following a brief illness.

    Kanya further explained that the dead pilgrims who were from Maiyama and Augie local government areas of the state had since been buried according to […]