Kano residents have said the city is recording deaths every minute.
Residents who spoke to WAR via telephone conversation say there is a huge deaths in the state especially the old men.
Fati, a resident of Kano metropolis, told WAR the deaths been recorded in Kano is unprecedented, she however added that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC, Kano office does not function, making it difficult for a test to ascertain the real cause of the deaths.
Mr. Mekaitifa who prefers to give only his first name told WAR via a telephone conversation that Kano records deaths every minute.
He added that in the history of Kano, at no time have the people died in large numbers like what is going on in at the moment.
“The only thing that can be compared to the kind of deaths that are been witnessed in Kano at the moment is Boko Haram attacks, Mekaitifa said.
He however faulted the claim by Mr. Abdullahi Ganduje, the Kano Governor that huge number of deaths are not been recorded in the state.
He wondered why the Governor will be denying the huge deaths in Kano.
” As we speak, I have visited three closed families who just died today”
“The deaths are killing mainly the old”
Mr. Abdul, while speaking to WAR via a telephone conversation say the huge numbers of deaths taken place in Kano is unprecedented.
” As we speak, five of my relatives died between yesterday and today, we don’t know what is going on in Kano” Abdul said.
The state government must do all it can to allow for operational facilities that will allow for tests to ascertain the real cause of deaths that are been recorded in Kano, he added.