In Biogberu village via Gwanara in Baruten local government area of Kwara State, there was chaos as a family of 10 died after consuming a herbal mixture.
Confirming the incident, SP. Ajayi Okasanmi, the spokesperson of the state police command, said;
“She was also told to ensure that all her family members take some of the mixture to prevent the spread of the disease to other family members. After taking the local herbal mixture, the family members started dying one after the other, at the last count, 10 members including the infected mother, have died.
The Commissioner of Police, CP Mohammed Lawal Bagega, has ordered a discreet investigation into the incident; the two suspects are already helping the police in their investigation.”
The police spokesperson added that the commissioner of police has advised sick members of the public to seek a medical solution in recognized medical homes spread across the state to avoid ugly incidents of this nature.
“Suspects will have their day in court at the conclusion of investigation”