Three siblings have been burnt to death in a fire outbreak that occurred in the early hours of today January 3rd in Ibadan, Oyo state.
It was gathered that the couple and their children reside in an apartment located at Ehin Grammar Area of Molete, in Ibadan. In the late hours of Thursday January 2nd, the wife popularly known as Iya Ara, went to work as she was said to be on a night duty while her husband locked the children inside the house and went away with the keys. Though the cause of the fire outbreak is not known at the time of filing this report, it spread so fast, causing the kids to be trapped inside the apartment.
According to reports, the eldest of the children was said to be a secondary school student whose name was given as Glory while the other two were said to be in primary school. Sadly the fire consumed all the children before any help could come.
The police who were alerted about the incident, arrived the scene this morning and have evacuated their charred bodies to the morgue.