The rescue operation continues, the Kano State Fire Department said.
Eight people have been rescued so far, according to Nura Abdullahi, the local coordinator for the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA).
According to him, the building is located on the market, there are several shops on the ground floor.
“The building was under construction, but the first floor was occupied,” Abdullahi told CNN, adding that it is believed people were shopping there when the building collapsed.
“We cannot get a rough estimate of the number of people locked inside,” he said.
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