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Buhari Mourns Nigerian Victims Of Saudi Crane Crash

Posted: Sep 14, 2015 at 8:07 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended condolences to the families, relations and friends of the Nigerian victims of Friday’s crane accident in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, which claimed over 100 lives.

Buhari  similarly commiserated with the government and people of Kaduna, Katsina and Gombe states from where pilgrims who lost their lives hailed.?

A statement from the Presidency, Abuja, said the President urged all Nigerians to join him in praying for the qui?ck and full recovery of their compatriots who were injured in the unfortunate incident.

He also prayed for Allah to “accept the souls of the departed Nigerians who died a glorious death in the service of God,” said the statement issued by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu.