Saturday, July 25, 2020

Death toll in Suleja rainstorm hits 10

Three more copses have been recovered from the scenes of the rainstorm disaster that wrecked havoc in Rafin Sanyi in Suleja Local Government Area of Niger, bringing the death toll to ten.

The Chairman of the local government, Alhaji Abdullahi Maje, disclosed this on Saturday.
Seven dead bodies had earlier been recovered following the torrential rains which occurred on Friday night in the area.
Maje said the search operation was being conducted by a combined team of the police, the Niger State Emergency Management Agency (NSEMA) and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) personnel, among others.
He said the three corpses had already been deposited at the Sabon Wuse General Hospital.

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