The earth tremors that hat shook Kwoi in Jabba Local Government Area of Kaduna State have been confirmed by officials to be an earthquake.
Ofonime Akpan, the head of the Head of Seismology Division at the Centre for Geodesy and Geodynamics located in Toro Bauchi State, explained to the press that the quake was 2.6 in magnitude.
According to Dr. Akpan, the centre was able to accurately record the size, location as well as the time of the two incidents.
“We tried to assure them (residents) that they should not panic. ‘This is a natural occurrence, so you don’t have to panic. We saw some cracks on buildings and in some places the ceilings fell down but for us those were minor,” he said.