Feb 21, 2014 – House Fire Kills Father & 8-Month-Old Baby In Ebute Metta Lagos
Father & Daughter Burnt Alive In Ebute Metta Lagos House Fire
A father and his baby daughter have been burnt to death after fire destroyed their home in Lagos State Nigeria early Friday morning.
According to eyewitnesses, the fire gutted #4 Nubi Close in Ebute Metta in the early hours of Friday February 21st, 2014.
A source who lives nearby said the fire started around 2am in the morning.
The father identified as Adewole and his 8-month-old daughter, Deborah died in the inferno.
A survivor of the fire, Bello Kabir said he lost all his belongings including academic certificates to the fire.
Another survivor identified as Rachel was rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment
According to area residents, the cause of the inferno is still unknown.