Many feared dead as explosion rocks Katsina
A suspected Improvised Explosive Device ( IED) exploded at Yammama village of Malumfashi Local Government Area of Kastina, killing many people, Daily Trust reports.
The blast which occurred on Saturday morning at the farm of one Alhaji Hussaini Mai Kwai left many injured as well.
Up to the time of filing this report, the exact number of those that died cannot be ascertained, but eyewitnesses said that at least six people lost their lives.
An eyewitness said those killed were labourers, weeding grasses on the farm.
“I counted six corpses while five have been moved to the hospital. Security officers have cordoned off the area,” the source said
The police are yet to respond to enquiries made on the incident as of the time of filing this report.