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General News of Sunday, 26 February 2023


Nigeria Elections: Pregnant woman slumps, dies while waiting in a queue to vote

A long queue in Abuja A long queue in Abuja

Report indicates that a pregnant woman slumped and died while waiting in a queue to cast her vote during the election.

The incident occurred at a polling unit in the Tsafe area of Zamfara state on Saturday, February 25.

According to reports, late Shamsiya traveled from Kotorkoshi area of Bungudu Local Government to Tsafe town, a distance of about 50 kilometers to cast her vote.

However, tragedy struck when the pregnant woman slumped. She was rushed to Tsafe General Hospital where she was confirmed dead upon arrival.