Mysterious fire burns 3-month-old baby

Mysterious fire burns 3-month-old baby

Nafisat Bamidele, a nursing mother is still in shock on how her three-month-old baby boy, Mohammed, whom she lay on the bed to fetch water, was badly burnt in the head by a mysterious fire which cause has remained unknown.

The incident occurred in Ibadan, Oyo State

The father of the baby who is said to reside at Iyana Court, Ile Titun area of the city, reported at the police station that the incident occurred at about 7.30a.m. on Friday, December 27, 2013.

Another strange thing about the incident was the fact that only a small part of the bed on which the baby lay was burnt, as there was no other damage done by the fire.

It was learnt that the baby boy was rushed to the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan for medical treatment.

The story was confirmed by the Police Public Relations Officer, Olabisi Okuwobi-Ilobanafor who said that investigation had commenced into the case.


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