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23 Nigerians to be executed in Saudi Arabia [FULL LIST]

by on August 24, 2019
 

Saudi authorities have revealed that at least 23 Nigerians are currently on the death row in Saudi Arabia for drug-related offences and may executed anytime from now.

In a report, The Nation newspaper said the Nigerians were convicted for contravening the narcotic and psychotropic substances control law, which is punishable by death.

They were said to have been arrested between 2016 and 2017 at King Abdul-Aziz International Airport, Jeddah and Prince Muhammad bin Abdu- Aziz International Airport, Madinah having concealed the banned substances in their rectums, the Saudi document revealed.

The names of the convicted persons were given as:

Adeniyi Adebayo Zikri
Tunde Ibrahim
Jimoh Idhola Lawal
Lolo Babatunde
Sulaiman Tunde
Idris Adewuumi Adepoju
Abdul Raimi Awela Ajibola
Yusuf Makeen Ajiboye
Adam Idris Abubakar
Saka Zakaria
Biola Lawal
Isa Abubakar Adam
Ibrahim Chiroma
Hafis Amosu
Aliu Muhammad
Funmilayo Omoyemi Bishi
Mistura Yekini
Amina Ajoke Alobi
Kuburat Ibrahim
Alaja Olufunke Alalaoe Abdulqadir
Fawsat Balagun Alabi
Aisha Muhammad Amira
Adebayo Zakariya.

This is coming a few weeks after the Saudi authorities executed Kudirat Afolabi for drug trafficking and Saheed Sobade, another Nigerian, reportedly nabbed with 1,183 grams of cocaine powder in Jeddah.

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  • Cele
    August 24, 2019 at 9:52 pm

    Comment…All this na Yoruba’s and few Hausa bet they will be busy talking of Igbo’s as their are saint,You will not see them talk about this on television bet once is Igbo, all Yoruba’s will be talking, where is Mrs Abike ,FBI have not found any of them guilty yet Yoruba’s are dancing bet look at now,even some female too,America na prison oooo vet Saudi na death, let check it nah,

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  • August 24, 2019 at 11:15 pm

    May God have mercy on their souls and forgive them their sins and give them another chance to live their lives in serving Him. In the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord.

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