A windstorm midnight Sunday killed a 95-year-old man and a teenager in some villages in Shagari Local Government Area of Sokoto State.
The storm also destroyed 380 houses. The deceased were said to have been killed in one of buildings destroyed by the storm.
The Director, Relief and Rehabilitation of the State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Mustapha Umar, yesterday said the areas affected included Shagari, Kaura, Wanke, Gadara, Sage, Kajiji and Kesoje.
He said that a total of 380 housed were affected with some of them completely destroyed.
While condoling the victims, he said the state government would soon send relief materials to them.
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