A 22-year-old man, Mustapha Musa, has drowned while bathing in a pond at Farawa Ramin Fara in the Tarauni Local Government Area of Kano State.
The spokesman of the State Fire Service, Mr Saidu Mohammed, made the disclosure in Kano on Wednesday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Mohammed said that the incident happened on Wednesday afternoon when the deceased went to take his bath.
“We received a distress call today from one Malam Muhammed Bukari at about 02:12p.m. that Musa’s body was found floating in a pond.
“On receiving the information, we quickly sent our rescue team to the scene at about 02:23p.m.
“Musa was found dead and his corpse was handed over to the Ward Head of Tsamiya Mariri, Alhaji Garba Saidu,” he said