A pilgrim from Kaduna State has been identified as one of the 107 people that died in Saudi Arabia on Friday.
Not less than 107 people lost their lives when a crane crashed through the roof of Islam’s most holy site in Makkah.
Head of Media, Kaduna State Task Force 2015, Alhaji Saidu Adamu said in a statement on Sunday that the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has identified the deceased as Alhaji Adamu Shuaibu Kargi who hailed from Kubau local government of the state.
The late Adamu’s family, he said, has already been notified of the tragedy.
The commission prayed Allah to grant all the victims Aljana Firdausi and grant their families the fortitude to bear the loss.