House collapses on kids in Katsina windstorm
Rainstorm kill 2 kids, destroy 70 houses in Katsina
A heavy windstorm Thursday night killed two kids and destroyed no fewer than 70 houses in Jibia LGA of Katsina State, Daily Trust reports.
Witnesses said it started at about midnight and lasted over 30 minutes. Sabuwar Unguwar Gadirge and Unguwar Malamai areas were badly affected.
A 13-year-old boy, Usman Jafar and another whose name was not readily available at press time were reportedly killed when buildings collapsed on them. They have since been buried.
Recall also that last month torrential rainstorm destroyed hundreds of houses, schools, farmlands in Kankia, Ingawa and Kusada Local Government Areas.