Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the constitution of a Presidential delegation to interface with the Saudi Authorities over the detention of Nigerian female pilgrims at King Abdul-Azziz International Airport, Jeddah
The approval is contained in a statement signed by Sen Anyim Pius Anyim, Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
The statement listed members of the delegation to include Aminu Tambuwal, Speaker of the House of Representatives, who would lead the team; Dr Nurudeen Mohammed, Minister of State 11, Foreign Affairs.
Other members are Ambassador Shehu Galadanchi, Sheikh Sherif Saleh and Muhammad Bello, Chairman of the National Hajj Commission.
The delegation will depart for Saudi Arabia as soon as appointment is finalised with the appropriate authority.