The Islamic state of Saudi Arabia authorities has published names of 23 Nigerians to be executed for drug trafficking – most of whom are of Yourba origin.
Saudi Arabia is one if many countries drug trafficking attracts death penalty.
The 23 Nigerians – who would be executed any moment from now -were convicted for contravening the narcotic and psychotropic substances.
Saudi documents revealed that they were 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 names of the convicted persons were given as:
Adeniyi Adebayo Zikri
Idris Adewuumi Adepoju
Abdul Raimi Awela Ajibola
Adam Idris Abubakar