Man, pregnant wife, his three children and a female relative were found dead in their apartment after eaten jollof rice in Olowora, Mafoloku area of Lagos State.  One of the children, a twin, survived the calamity, but was still undergoing treatment.

Nevertheless, there was no official report on the cause of the death, but the family was suspected to have either been suffocated by an insecticide which was sprayed in their one-room apartment or died of food poisoning.

Identities of the deceased are Zakaria, pregnant wife, Iya Aliyah, Firdaous, Taiwo, and Wasilia a relative. It was also learnt that the mother of late Iya Aliyah slumped and died when news got to her.

Policemen led by the Divisional Police Officer in charge of Makinde Division, was at the scene collecting items for forensic investigation, while the bodies were moved by officials of Lagos State Emergency Agency, LASEMA.

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