Abuja - Six siblings have been confirmed dead in the Nnewi South LGA of Anambra State after allegedly consuming poisoned food, Punch reports.
According to Facebook user Ewenike Ogechukwu, an investigation has begun into the matter, which resulted in the deaths of six children from the same family.
The parents of the deceased are also alleged to have attempted suicide following the death of their children on Saturday.
Ogechukwu has since called for a serious probe into the deaths, calling on Government to look into the case and bring the perpetrators to book.
Ali Okechukwu, PR Officer for the Anambra State Police, has claimed that he has received no knowledge of the incident.
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