TENSION: Fear in Sokoto State as Three People Die of Strange Illness

Many people have been left in a state of fear after three people were left dead by a strange illness ravaging a community in Sokoto State.

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The Sokoto State government has confirmed three deaths, including two students, following a strange illness that occurred in two neighbouring houses at Mabera in the state.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that a mechanic and father of five, one Malam Abdullahi Lawal, 58, died as a result of severe headache, convulsion and bleeding from the eye on Nov. 11.