Many feared dead, others injured during an explosion on Aba Road, Sabon Gari area of Kano State, Tuesday morning.
Details of the blast and its cause are still sketchy but visuals from the scene show that it affected some buildings and left several injured including school children.
As sighted in the video on social media, a crowd had gathered right after the blast with some people trying to help the injured and others lamenting the damage.
Several schoolchildren were also being moved away from the scene.
A local source confirmed that a violent explosion, consisting of an explosive device, hit the Sabon Gari area in Kano region, this morning, Tuesday 17/5/2022.
This resulted in a number of deaths and injuries.
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