4 die, several injured as Mosque Collapsed in Zaria
No fewer than four persons lost their lives today while seven others were injured when a mosque collapsed on Friday in Zaria Local Government Area of Kaduna State.
The incident occurred at about 4 pm when Muslim worshipers were observing their evening prayer.
Eyewitnesses said they were in the second Sujud Prayer when, suddenly, the affected portion of the mosque collapsed on those sitting directly at the section.
They explained that the victims were covered by the debris from the mud (some parts of the wall were built with mud) which had been in existence for the past 150 years.
Meanwhile, the Emir of Zazzau, Ambassador Nuhu Bamali, has expressed shock over the incident and prayed for the repose of the souls of those that died.
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