Death toll in Mecca stampede continues to rise

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The death toll for Nigeria from the horrific stampede near Mecca is rising, with the feeling of loss spreading across the Muslim community. The Nigerian authorities say they will continue to work hand in hand with the Saudi government to account for the casualties and missing pilgrims.

CCTV’s Sophia Adengo filed this report.

Death toll in Mecca stampede continues to rise

Death toll in Mecca stampede continues to rise

The death toll for Nigeria from the horrific stampede near Mecca is rising, with the feeling of loss spreading across the Muslim community. The Nigerian authorities say they will continue to work hand in hand with the Saudi government to account for the casualties and missing pilgrims. CCTV's Sophia Adengo filed this report.