Family passes away after misinterpreting fertiliser for salt

The family mistakenly used fertiliser chemical that looked like salt in preparing a meal

The household erroneously utilized fertiliser chemical that appeared like salt in preparing a meal

Twenty- 4 members of the very same household have actually passed away after taking in a believed poisoned meal in north-western Nigeria.

The occurrence taken place in Danzanke town – a remote neighborhood in the north-west Sokoto state.

The state’s health commissioner, Ali Inname, informed reporters that the household erroneously utilized fertiliser chemical that appeared like salt in preparing a meal on Monday.

He stated medical workers attempted to conserve the victims’ lives without success.

But 2 family members who just tasted the food are now getting treatment in a medical facility.

Following the occurrence, authorities have when again encouraged individuals to constantly keep harmful chemical compounds far from their grocery store for security factors.

Similar events including households have actually taken place in the past in Nigeria however the variety of those who passed away in the most recent case is abnormally high.

Family passes away after misinterpreting fertiliser for salt