A sad story published on Linda Ikeji’s blog reveals that a 35-yr old woman and her four children have perished in a fire outbreak that engulfed their house a few days ago.
The woman, Ebere Precious, and her children were identified as Rejoice, Merkel, Harmony, and Engel were killed in a deadly fire house fire in Jos, Plateau state. The children died instantly while their mother was rushed to Dee Medical Center in Bukuru, where she passed away the following day.
The website revealed the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained but speculations attributed it to an electrical fault. It was gathered that the inferno was so intense that virtually everything in the house was gutted.
Confirming the development, the husband and father of the children, Philip Ogbodo said the incident occurred on Thursday night, an hour after he left the house to go watch a football match at a viewing center in the area. According to him, on his way back he saw neighbours battling with the flames In his house.
Meanwhile, mother and children will be laid to rest on Thursday, March 4, 2021, in their hometown, Ndiagu Amodu Awkunanaw in Nkanu Local Government Area of Enugu State.
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