From Maduabuchi Nmeribeh, Kano
Three people were feared dead and 30 fainted at Sani Abacha stadium in Kano on Sunday, while waiting for the arrival of the campaign train of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar.
The AUTHORITY reports that unprecedented crowd waited for the arrival of Atiku for several hours, leading to the fainting of over 30 people as a result of exhaustion and suffocation.
Unconfirmed reports also had it that three people lost their lives following a bloody clash among rival groups of the PDP, out the stadium.
As at the time of filling this report (4:40 P.M), Atiku who was billed to arrive the stadium at 12 noon, was yet to make it to the venue of the rally.