2 graduates drown in Niger

Two National College of Education (NCE) graduates of the College of Education, Minna in a canoe drowned in Bina village in Lapai Local Government Area of Niger State when their it capsized.

The incident occurred on Sunday afternoon when the victims were returning from their visit to a farmland washed away by the flood.

The victims were identified as Suleiman Ibrahim aged 25 and Tanko Abako Hassan aged 23 from Bina village.