A grandmother set fire to her son, wife and two grandchildren in Apomu community in Akure, the capital of Ondo State, Nigeria.
The old woman complained of being starved of food while living with her son in the same house.
“She set the house ablaze while the family members were asleep, killing his son, his wife and one of the grandchild,” reports said.
“We saw the house on fire and had to break the window to rescue everyone in the house,” an eyewitness said.
They gave up the ghost while the other child is in critical condition at the Federal Medical Centre FMC, Owo.
“The case is now with the State Criminal Investigation Division,” according to the state police spokesperson, Funmi Odunlami,