Kwara - Four people were killed and several others rendered homeless by thunderstorm in Gure, Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State on Wednesday, Today reports.
The victims were said to be all pupils, three of which were siblings of the same family.
According to a source in the village, the three children of same parents and the fourth, came to pass the night with the family and were asleep when the thunderstorm broke into the wall of the house in which they were sleeping.
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The Chairman of the local government, Mohammed Omar-Bio, who confirmed the incident, said the corpses of victims have since been buried in accordance with Islamic rites.
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