June 18, 2024

Bustan Daily

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Firemen rescue 12 from collapsed building in Kano

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Firemen have rescued 12 persons trapped in a building under
construction which collapsed on Friday at Kurna Rijiyar Lemon in
Dala Local Government Area in Kano.
Kano State Fire Service Spokesman, Malam Saidu Mohammed,
said in a statement that the building collapsed at about 13:37 p.m.
Mohammed said that the victims sustained serious injuries and
were rushed to Waziri Gidado Hospital, Kano.
“The cause of the incident is still under investigation,” the
statement stated.
In another development, a 50-year-old man, whose identity was not
immediately available, had drowned while bathing in a pond at
Airport road in Kano.
“We received a distress call this afternoon that a body was found
floating in a pond.
“On receiving the information, we quickly sent our rescue team to
the scene.
“His corpse was handed over to ward head of Gwagwarwa
Kwangila, Alhaji Umar Usman,” it stated. (NAN)

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