The Kano State Fire Service has confirmed the death of a 5-year-old boy drowning in Bagwai’s Local Government Area, Kano State, after falling into a well at Zangon Dinya.
In a statement to journalist officials on Friday 3 September in Kano the Service’s Officer for Public Relations, Saminu Abdullahi, stated that.
The incident happened on Thursday night, Abdullahi explained.
“We received a distress call from Bichi division at about 08:30 p.m. from one Muhammad Usman and we sent our rescue team to the scene at 08.45 pm,” he said.
Abdullahi said the young boy named Yusha’u Usman was later brought out of the well dead.
He added that the corpse of the drowned boy has been handed over to the ward head of Zangon Dinya Bagwai, Malam Yahaya Sule.