Monday, 12 September 2016

Kaduna State rocked with slight earth quake


There was confusion  in Koi town in   Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna State as the earth vibrated  twice on Sunday afternoon in the ancient city,  forcing residents to panic.
Punch gathered that this is the second time the town will experience this in 2016.
The same incident happened on July 30, 2016, Haying Magani in Ikara Local Government Area of the state  was rattled by earth tremor which destroyed some homes and injured some people.
The Chairman, Caretaker Committee of the LGA, Mr. Ben Kure, confirmed the development, saying that the first one happened around 10.30am on Sunday.
Kure said he was in the Church  when it started and later came out of the church and inspected the town with others. They noticed and there was no damage to any building and no one was injured.
“Two hours later, while as he was driving to Kaduna, a palace official called to inform him that there was another one that took place. When he inquired, he said that there was no damage.
All relevant agencies of government and officials are putting in place all necessary cautions and preparing for any eventuality.”

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