It was wailing and tears in Kano on Sunday morning when hundred of sympathisers gathered for Janaza prayer of 17 young men that perished on a ghastly accident along Kano-Zaria highway weekend.
Janaza prayer is the Islamic funeral prayer performed in congregation to seek pardon for the deceased and all dead Muslims.
The victims had travelled to Zaria among several well wishers in honour of their friend who took a wife on Saturday.
Sani Mainagge quarters, Gwale local government area of Kano metropolis where the some of the victims were given final prayers was a horrendous site as their corpses were lined in a row for prayers.
Most sympathisers could not hold their emotion as they wailed uncontrollably during and after the Janaza prayers.
A sympathisers who simply identified himself as Ado told this tabloid that the death of 17 young men was an act of God.