3 Waiters Burnt To Death In Nnewi
By Olushola Boaz
Three girls who were suspected to be waiters and working for a drinking joint in Nnewi, Anambra State were reportedly burnt to death in the early hours of Saturday by fire.
A source said the facility which is located at Otolo Nnewi caught fire at around 2: 30 a . m.
The source of the fire could not be ascertained as of press time.
The source said, “ The fire started after the owner of the facility closed for the day , leaving behind three girls.
“ She had closed for the day and three girls who slept over in the facility were burnt beyond recognition.
“ The three girls could not escape because the facility was locked and there was no exit as of that time , ” the source stated.
Anambra State Commissioner of Police, Mr John Abang confirmed the incident .
He said, “ It ’ s a drinking joint and the waiters who sleepover in the joint lost their lives. Very unfortunate”
He added , “ The owner has made useful statement to the police, ” .