Nigerian Pilgrim Dies Inside Lift In Saudi Arabia

A Nigerian Muslim pilgrim has died following a lift accident in his hotel accommodation in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.

The head of Nigeria’s National Medical Team (NMT), Dr.  Ibrahim Kana, who confirmed the death of the pilgrim on Wednesday said details of the tragedy would be released later.

He also confirmed that the victim is from Niger state.

With this it brings to four fatalities of Nigerian pilgrims who have died in the course of 2018 Hajj.