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General News of Tuesday, 31 May 2022


Four-year-old girl falls in well, dies in Kano

4year old drowned in a well 4year old drowned in a well

A four-year-old girl, a resident of Kofar Waika by Masallacin Karmawi, Kano, has drowned in a well.

Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, the Public Relations Officer of the Kano State Police Command, in a statement on Tuesday explained that the incident took place in the afternoon of Monday.

The statement stated, “We received an emergency call at about 02:05 p.m. from one Alkasim Ibrahim and we sent our rescue team to the scene at about 02:20 pm.”

The statement further explained that the little girl was later confirmed dead after she was brought out of the well unconscious.

The PPRO said that the remains of the deceased girl has been handed over to Isma’ila Yusuf, the ward head of Kofar Waika.

He also said an investigation into the incident is on.

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