Death toll in Niger School Fire at 26 children

AFP , Tuesday 9 Nov 2021

At least 26 children aged between five and six died in a school fire in southern Niger on Monday, the local governor told AFP.

Maradi region children s school set on fire
Three days of mourning have been declared in the Maradi region from Tuesday. AFP

"Right now we have 26 dead and 13 injured, four of them seriously," said Chaibou Aboubacar, mayor of Maradi.

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