the incident happened at C.A.C bus stop in Okokomaiko, Ojo Local Government
area of Lagos State. A man known as Chima was arrested by Lagos Police for
burning his sister to death after she allegedly slapped their mother.
have died hours after her brother, who was said to have been instructed by her
mother to scold the pregnant lady over her recent actions, grabbed a jerry who
could already fill her restaurant with Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) and doused
the deceased with the contents and set her flames, reports The Nation.
the woman had chided her daughter to cohabit with men for leaving their
the scolds and raised her hand against her mother in no time, which forced
Chima to hit a nearby keg. But the content allegedly poured out with some of it
touching Victoria, which ignited fire leaving her with severe burns.
initially taken to a local hospital on the Kemberi road, Okokomaiko, but the
doctors denied her and referred her to Alimosho General Hospital, Igando, where
she was confirmed dead.