Fourteen year old twin brothers were found dead on Saturday in a ditch in Trikania, an area in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
Sources in the area said the boys fell inside the ditch while searching empty packs of noodles for an ongoing promo.
There is a promotion campaign by a noodles manufacturing company for which different prizes would be given depending on the number of empty packs that members of the public could produce.
The death of the boys caused sorrow in the area as residents and traders wept profusely upon hearing the news. It was gathered that it took several hours and the intervention of divers to remove the corpses of the twins from the ditch.
The spokesperson of the Kaduna State Police Command, Aliyu Usman could not be reached for comment as at the time of filing this report.