Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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Saudi stampede: Nigeria’s death toll rises to 168

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Tuesday said the number of Nigerian pilgrims killed during the September 24 stampede in Mina, Saudi...

Saudi stampede: Nigeria’s death toll rises to 145, 165 pilgrims missing

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Sunday confirmed that 145 Nigerians were killed in the September 24 stampede in Mina, Saudi Arabia. More...

Saudi stampede: 355 Nigerians involved, 99 confirmed dead

The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) on Thursday said 355 Nigerians were involved in the Mina stampede in Saudi Arabia, out of whom...

Stampede: Emir of Kano meets with Saudi Authorities on transparent probe

Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, on Friday said he held a meeting with Saudi Authorities on the ongoing investigation into the recent...

Saudi stampede: 64 Nigerians confirmed dead as toll rises to 1,100

Saudi Arabia has given foreign diplomats over 1,100 photographs of the dead from last Thursday's hajj crush and stampede, Indian and Pakistani authorities said,...

Sokoto Chief Imam, council boss, mother, stepmother, two wives killed in Saudi stampede

The Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency has said that Sheikh Liman Dan-Ata, the Chief Imam of the Sultan Abubakar III Jumaa'at Mosque, Sokoto, is...

Saudi stampede: Taraba Emir, wives, nine Sokoto pilgrims dead, Gombe declares five missing as...

The Taraba State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has confirmed the death of the state’s Amirul Hajj for the 2015 pilgrimage, Alhaji Abbas Ibrahim, the...

Nigerian survivor, Ismail Hamba, on Saudi stampede: ‘It was really, really terrible’ as death...

Death toll has risen to 717 from the horrific stampede on Thursday on the outskirts of the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia,...