A 23-year-elderly person, Aminu Abdullahi, has suffocated while washing in a lake at Hotoro Quarters, of the Kano city, in the Nasarawa Neighborhood Government Region.
The Advertising Official, Kano State Fire Administration, Mr Saidu Mohammed, affirmed the episode to the News Office of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano on Friday.
Mohammed said that the occurrence occurred in the first part of the day hours when the perished went to clean up.
“We got a misery call today from one Mr Habila John, at about 08:30a.m. that Abdullahi’s body was discovered coasting in a lake.
“On accepting the data, we rapidly sent our salvage group to the scene at about 08:35a.m. be that as it may, the reason for the episode is still under scrutiny for the present.
“Abdullahi was safeguarded oblivious and was given over to the police,” he said. Mohammed exhorted the overall population, particularly guardians and ward heads, to prevent their kids from going to wash up in any untamed water, in that capacity could be perilous.