A viral video has shown a man explaining how he trekked from South Africa to Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
He has vowed to trek back. But reacting to the video, @jujufierce asked: “3 years walk and him belle no go down?”.
A man named Saheed who is from South Africa has said he trekked from Cape Town to Mecca in Saudi Arabia. Saheed who was seen in a video circulating on social media claimed that he commenced his journey in 2018 only for him to arrive in 2022.
According to Google Maps, a journey from South Africa to Mecca is a distance of 10,814km and would take 183 hours by car and 2,379 hours by foot.
Saheed said he traveled on the 30th of August, 2018 through Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt, and Palestine.
He waited in Palestine where he said he had to stay for Covid-19 lockdown to be over. He has finally arrived in Mecca just in time for the 2022 Hajj.
He said it in a video shared by Trust TV on YouTube that he will walk back to his country.
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