A boy aged nine years has allegedly died in a pond in Taura Local Government Area of Jigawa State.
The boy who is known as Sabiu Sani hails from Babale Fulani settlement, it was confirmed.
This was confirmed by the Public Relations Officer of the Jigawa State Police Command, ASP Lawan Shiisu.
“On July 12 at about 12:00 p.m., the District Head of Taura, Alhaji Nura Usman, called and informed the police station that at about 10:00 a.m., one Sabiu Sani, 9, of Babale Fulani settlement went swimming in a pond at the outskirt of the village and got drown.
“Upon the receipt of the report, a team of policemen headed to the scene and recovered the corpse,” he added.
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