Nollywood actress Kemi Afolabi has been rushed to a hospital in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
The incident occurred last Thursday.
The actress, who came to perform hajj, fell ill due to the stress associated with the hajj exercise.
The Nation reporter in Saudi Arabia had observed that Afolabi has been showing symptoms of illness while in Madinah. She was seen sleeping in the bus during Ziyara (visitation to historical sites). While Afolabi joined the other pilgrims to some of the sites, at other sites, she sat in the bus.
It was learnt that the eight-hour drive from Madinah to Makkah last Tuesday took a toll on her.
Afolabi told The Nation that she slept in the Makkan Holy Mosque (Masjid Haram) after the Umrah exercise to engage in some other acts of worship. Read more