Sarafa Lasisi and his family
Sarafa Lasisi and his entire family – beautiful wife and three children - died in a drastic fire incident yesterday in Koko, Kebbi state.
A brother to the deceased shared the story online with pictures of the deceased before the fatal event.
According to a source who spoke to Tori News, Mr Lasisi - the head of the family was killed by a power surge. He had printing workshop where he was actively engaged when there was a high current from the power company.
This triggered an electrical fault in the massive printing machine and there was an explosion in the workshop which was attached to his house.
"I have never seen such an accident in my life. The corpses of the family was actually unrecognizable" the source revealed to Ogbeta.org correspondent via telephone.
The house of the victim has become a beehive of activities as the good people of Koko town pay sympathy visits to the gory scene of the mishap while others troop in to sight-see.
The residents of Koko also lamented on the widespread damage of household appliances by the power surge.