One Mrs Obiageli Ezeuboaja, 65, and her house boy, Chikamso, 12, have died in their sleep in Umuchiana village, Ekwulobia, Anambra State.
Her husband, Bernard Ezeuboaja, reported the incident on Wednesday at Aguata Police Station.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased set a charcoal fire in order to warm the room due to cold weather, leaving all the windows closed and without ventilation, hence the death from carbon monoxide poisoning.
You may be interested
Imo Assembly Impeaches Majority LeaderWebby - March 4, 2021
The Speaker of the Imo House of Assembly, Paul Emeziem (APC, Onuimo), on Thursday, announced the removal of Uche Ogbuagu…
Bandits commander ‘neutralised’ in Kaduna: CommissionerWebby - March 4, 2021
Notorious bandits’ group leader, ‘Rufai Maikaji’, and dozens of his men have been “neutralised’’ in Malul Forest in Igabi Local…
Ogun Speaker plotted my removal because I signed N16,200 to fix my car – KadiriWebby - March 4, 2021
The recently impeached Deputy Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Oludare Kadiri, has accused the Speaker, Olakunle Oluomo,…