Zainab Aliyu finally returns to Nigeria after detention in Saudi Arabia for drug trafficking

Zainab Aliyu, a Nigerian student who was detained in Saudi Arabia for alleged drug trafficking, has on Monday arrived in Nigeria after four months in detention.

Aliyu, a 22-year-old student of the Maitama Sule University in Kano, had travelled to Saudi Arabia for lesser hajj alongside her mother and sister.

She was arrested at the Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz International Airport…


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