Kano state is experiencing a high rate of death and on Saturday, April 25, 2020, several prominent residents of the state died in the last 24 hours.
The prominent people who died in the Kano state were said to have died from Coronavirus while others died from an unknown disease.
A list of those that have died released by PRNigeria, has editors, bankers, businessmen, professors, government officials, among others.
Some of the prominent people who died in Kano state within 24 hours include;
Maikano Bichi; Rabiu Dambatta; Kabiru Ibrahim Bayero and mother of businessman, Ado Gwanja. Ibrahim Ayagi; Aliyu Umar Dikko, Abdullahi Lawal; ex-MD of Continental Merchant Bank, Ibrahim Ayagi; Musa Ahmad Tijjani, Editor of Triumph newspapers; Adamu Dal, ex-Chairman State Civil Service Commission have all lost their lives in Kano State
Others are Nasiru Maikano Bichi; Musa Umar Gwarzo; Ustaz Dahiru Rabiu, ex-Grand Khadi; Salisu Lado; Nene Umma; Garba Sarki Fagge; Salisu Lado; Shamsiyya Mustapha; Nene Umma; Garba Sarki Fagge; Nasiru
Kano state is currently on lockdown, imposed by Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
Gaduje announced on Saturday, April 25, 2020, that 74 people tested positive to the coronavirus while NCDC reported 4 new cases in the state on the same day.
There are speculations of meningitis but residents say they cannot even explain what’s going on in the ancient city.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) had shut down in the state on Wednesday and no definite date for resumption.