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Nigeria Mourns 74 Killed in Mecca Stampede

Officials in Nigeria say at least 74 of the country's citizens were killed in last month's stampede at the annual Hajj in Saudi Arabia. Nigerians are mourning the dead and awaiting news of other missing relatives, 11 days after the tragedy. According to the latest figures from Nigeria’s Hajj commission, 74 Nigerians died in the stampede and another 64 were injured. News reports indicate Nigeria suffered more casualties than any other country in sub-Saharan Africa. And the...

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