Calabar woman loses 2 kids in fire outbreak after sneaking out to meet boyfriend
A Calabar woman simply identified as Mrs. Offiong, a single mother, has lost her twin children after fire razed her house down.
It was gathered that the fire outbreak occurred after the mother of twins, allegedly sneaked out of the house by 1:00am to meet her boyfriend last Sunday at the Njahasang area in Calabar Municipal local government area of the state.
The twins, aged 5 were burnt by a fire which resulted from an over burnt candle stick while asleep inside their house when their mother went out to meet her lover.
According to Calabar Reporters, an eyewitness who narrated the story said, “The woman had been leaving her house every night to visit her boyfriend and there was no public power supply.
“She lit a candle stick and left it in the house. Unfortunately, the candle burnt out and the house went aflame. The children were burnt to death.”