Many people feared dead as heavy rainfall hits Katsina and swept away homes and properties in the Jibia area of the State.
Reports awaiting confirmation puts the death so far at 25 with many people still missing and unaccounted for. About 80 homes and many animals are equally lost.
The rainfall accompanied with heavy winds started at about 11pm last night and lasted till 3am this morning have rendered so many homeless.
Most affected areas are those living in Unguwar Kwa-kwa, Unguwar Mai Kwari, Tudun Takari both the new and old setllements as well as Dan Tudu.