Kano Man dies rescuing sheep from well


Mr Abdulhamid Muhammad, 55 years old resident of Shaiskawa in Danbatta local government areas of the state has been confirmed dead after fell inside well while trying to rescue his sheep from the well.

Confirming the incident, the state Public Relations Officer, Kano State Fire Service, Mr Saidu Muhammed confirmed the incident to PRIME TIME NEWS in Kano on Tuesday.

Mr Saidu said the victim was rescued and rushed to the Dambatta General hospital where he was confirmed dead.

“After receiving the information, we dispatched our team who discovered that it was a 55-year-old man, Abdulhamid Muhammad who fell inside a well.

He said the Danbatta fire service station received a distress call at about 4:37am from one Ummi Muhammad in Sha’iskawa village notifying us of the incident.

“The incident happened when he was trying to rescue his sheep that fell in ll in the well. After rescuing the victim we took him to Dambatta General Hospital where he was confirmed dead by the doctor on duty.

Mr Saidu also advised people to always report such incidents to the Fire Service Office to stop putting themselves in dangers.


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