their apartment at Kabong area of Jos North Local Government Area of
Plateau State, Vanguard reports.
children could not be reached at press time, but a neighbour who did not
want to be named, described the incident as sad.
“Talatu abandoned the children in her room and went to confront her fiance, who had suddenly picked another lady to marry.
“She lit a candle before leaving. But before she returned, the candle had burnt low and lit the mattress. The children got burnt without anyone knowing.”