Mother and her five children killed in House fire in Mogadishu

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Monday 19th March 2018 15:35:23 in English News by Xafiiska Burco
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    Mother and her five children killed in House fire in Mogadishu

    Five children and their mother were killed in an early morning fire on Monday in Somali capital, Mogadishu.

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Five children and their mother were killed in an early morning fire on Monday in Somali capital, Mogadishu.

The inferno reportedly broke out at about 3am local time in Yaqshid district.





Mohamed Abdullahi Tuleh, a local government officiala said the efforts to rescue failed as
 the victims were already trapped inside the house.

 

" We deployed firefighters but unfortunately the inferno was beyond control and engulfed the whole house leading the death of the mother and five children" said Tuleh.

The brave mother died while trying to rescue her kids.

It is not clear the cause of the fire.