Director of the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) Abdullahi Mukhtar has said ￼two more Nigerian pioneers have passed on in Saudi Arabia, conveying the quantity of deaths to seven.
Mukhtar made the divulgence in Saudi Arabia yesterday.
“We have recorded two extra deaths, conveying the number to seven and this is lower than in earlier years as of now”, he revealed to Daily Trust.
Development of Nigerian Hajj pioneers from Muna to Arafat started before day break and was finished before twelve.
A short time later, medicinal groups took care of some depleted explorers.
Leader of the medicinal group, Dr Ibrahim Kana said a few explorers were passed on to Arafat in ambulances in the wake of being dealt with for various illnesses.
From Arafat explorers moved to Muzdhalifa, where they passed the night.
Explorers appealed to God for peace in the nation and additionally encourage recuperation of President Muhammadu Buhari.
A national supplication was likewise said for Nigeria. The supplications were rendered in English, Hausa, Igbo, Yoruba and Fulfulde.