Sad new reaching us today reveals that two female undergraduate siblings have been burnt to death following a midnight inferno that razed their hostel in Agbor, Delta State, Tuesday 7th January, 2014.
Before now, they sisters were students of College of Education, Agbor and were among those living in a private hostel adjacent the college.
The names of the girls burnt to death are Favour and Ndidi from Obiaruku in Ukwuani Local Government Area of the state.
An eyewitness told newsmem, “the unfortunate incident occurred while they were sleeping in the hostel. The fire started at about midnight unknown to their neighbors, the two girls were in their rooms.”
The cause of the fire was not immediately ascertained, however, men of the state fire service were called in for rescue operation after the havoc had been done. The two remains of the girls were deposited at the Central Hospital, Agbor.
May their soul rest in peace and may God give their family the fortitude to bear the loss.