Gafasa wants mysterious deaths investigated
By Usman Gwadabe
The Speaker of Kano State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Abdulazeez Garba Gafasa has called on the state government, as matter of urgency, to constitute a professional committee to ascertain the current mysterious deaths in the state.
The Speaker made the statement after going round some graveyards in the metropolis to see the death rate on daily bases.
The Speaker, who personally spoke with some graveyard attendants, confirmed of mass burial which was normal by this time each year, but however, this year is higher.
Speaker Gafasa therefore appealed to the state to form the committee that would investigate the situation and offer solution to it.
He called on the people to intensify efforts on prayers for the Almighty Allah to end the situation, urging them to obey the advice of health personnel in an effort to curve the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, as revealed by the spokesman of the House, Ali Bala Kofar Kudu.