Three year old reportedly dies after falling into well in Kano


A three-year-old boy reportedly has died after he fell into a well in Gaida, Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano state on Wednesday, May 19.

Confirming the incident to newsmen, the Public Relations Officer of the Kano Fire Service, Saminu Abdullahi, said the service received a distress call and acted promptly. However, on getting to the scene of the incident, the victim had died and his body was recovered from the well.

On receiving the information, a rescue team was in time to access the scene at about 4:42pm and the corpse was brought out of the well.

“The corpse was handed over to the father, Musa Isa, for burial,” he said.