An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was discovered in a bush at Aujirawa village in Gezawa Local Government Area of Kano State.
Commissioner of Police, Isma’ila Dikko, said the bomb unit was able to diffuse the device.
Public Relations Officer, Abdullahi Haruna, in a statement, said the Command received a report on the discovery of the object.
The Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team, led by CSP Haruna Isma’il, arrived in the area and cordoned it off.
The commissioner confirmed that investigations have commenced and a report is expected to be made public.
Dikko advised residents to be vigilant and report suspicious persons and movements to security agencies.