The Nigerians had been convicted for flouting the Narcotic and Psychotropic Substances Management Legislation, issued underneath Royal Decree No. M/39 dated 8/7/1428AH, which is punishable by demise.
Based on the assertion launched by the Saudi Arabian Authorities, the suspects had been arrested between 2016 and 2017 at King Abdul-Aziz Worldwide Airport, Jeddah, and Prince Muhammad Bin Abdu-Aziz Worldwide Airport, Madinah. Under are their names:
Adeniyi Adebayo Zikri
Jimoh Idhola Lawal
Idris Adewuumi Adepoju
Abdul Raimi Awela Ajibola
Yusuf Makeen Ajiboye
Adam Idris Abubakar
Isa Abubakar Adam
Funmilayo Omoyemi Bishi
Amina Ajoke Alobi
Alaja Olufunke Alalaoe Abdulqadir
Fawsat Balagun Alabi
Aisha Muhammad Amira
The record was first printed in April after the execution of Nigerian widow, Kudirat Afolabi, who had introduced into Saudi Arabia, a prohibited drug.
The record, comprising primarily Yoruba individuals, was exhumed on Sunday August 25, by some Twitter customers to indicate that crime isn’t restricted to a specific ethnic group in Nigeria.
The hashtag #23Nigerians was the primary trending subject on Nigerian Twitter on Sunday, which many used to counter the declare that solely Igbos are corrupt, after the FBI launched on Thursday August 22, the record of 77 Nigerians indicted for fraud.
General, most Twitter customers bemoaned how Nigerians, from the Yoruba, Igbo and different ethnic teams in Nigeria, are destroying the nationwide status, internationally.