A one-storey building collapsed with one family in Kano, killing two people.
Reports said the building collapsed with 10 people, and rescue workers tried to rescue 8 people trapped in the wreckage.
The incident took place in Gwammaja Dan Kosai area of Dala Local Government Area of Kano State.
A spokesman for the fire brigade, Mallam Sa’idu Muhammed, who confirmed the incident, said the building collapsed during the night with a pool of water.
The dead were children aged 4 and 6.