Three persons have been confirmed dead following the outbreak of a strange disease suspected to be caused by food poisoning in the Kano metropolis.
The outbreak, which occurred last Thursday, was said to have been caused by contaminated water and local drink.
The Director, Disease Control, Kano State Ministry of Health, Dr Bashir Lawan, confirmed the number of deaths in a telephone interview with The PUNCH on Tuesday.
The official said the health ministry officials are currently in a meeting with the commissioner on the issue.
“I’m currently with the commissioner of Health, so, call me later so that I can give you an...readmore