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Nigerian lady jailed over deaths of toddlers

27 November 2012, 14:05

Houston - 24 year old Nigerian/American woman, Jessica Tata has been jailed for 80 years over the death of toddlers at her home day care in Houston, Linda Ikeji reports.

16-month-old Elias Castillo and three other toddlers died after Tata left them unattended to at her home while she went out.

Reports said a pan of oil cooking atop a stovetop burner that she left ignited the fire that killed the four toddlers.

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