13-Year-Old Girl Drowns In River After Returning From Farm In Jigawa State
Report gathered that a 13-year-old girl has drowned in a river while bathing at makerayi village, in Auyo local Government area of Jigawa State.
The deceased, identified as Zaiyana Garba, drowned on Monday around 1:00 PM while bathing after coming back from farm.
Police spokesman, ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam confirmed the incident , Tori4africa reports.
13-Year-Old Girl Drowns
He revealed that the incident occurred after the girl went to a stream close to Makerayi village where she intended to take her bath.
Adamu said the girl got drowned and died on the spot.
He said her corpse was removed and handed over to her parents for burial.