There is currently apprehension among residents of Kano following the Kano deaths toll affecting over 15 high-profile personels within 24 hours in Kano State.
This adds to over 150 others that died in the state last week under malaria-like ailment.
Kano residents accused the Kano State Government of trying to cover up the strange and alarming rate of deaths in the city lately.
The prominent personalities, who died in Kano state on Saturday alone were Prof Ibrahim Ayagi, Dr Musa Umar Gwarzo, Alhaji Dahiru Rabiu (former Grand Khadi), Musa Tijjani (ex-Editor of Triumph Newspaper) and Adamu Isyaku Dal, who was a former Executive Secretary of the State Universal Basic Education Board.
Others were Alhaji Salisu Lado, Hajiya Shamsiyya Mustapha, Hajiyaj Nene Umma, Alhaji Garba Sarki Fagge, Dr Nasiru Maikano Bichi, Secretary Student Affairs, North West University, Prof Aliyu Umar Dikko of Physiology Department, Bayero University Kano, and Ado Gwanja’s mother, with many more not recorded.
It was collected that the COVID-19 testing centre in Kano state had been shut down for some time now while the graveyard are already submerge from the number of bodies brought in for burial daily.