Nigerian Pilgrims about to travel
according to daily trust, the pilgrims who arrived closing Wednesday have been detained on the Medina airport for 9 hours earlier than the incident. one of the officers of the Nasarawa country Pilgrims Welfare agency, Malam Lawal Ahmad said the pilgrims were in advance checked and nothing incriminating was found with them.
In his words, ‘they were checked and okeyed with the aid of the custom only to be called by way of a few police officers who kept them expecting 9 hours before asking them to enter into one room. They were adamant due to the fact they didn’t realize their reason, so that they forced them into the room and started beating them up, as a end result certainly one of them sustained accidents on head’.
While contacted the Coordinator, national Hajj fee in Madina, Dr. Bello Tambuwal confirmed the incident saying the fee had said the matter to the appropriate authority for investigation and in addition movement as they would not permit their pilgrims to be maltreated unjustly.