By Timothy Agbor, Osogbo
An 11-year-old girl, Aminat Kareem on Friday, 5th February, 2016 was burnt to death in a house she reportedly set on fire.
According to the Osun State Police Command, the student who is suspected to be mentally deranged set the house and herself ablaze around 7:10pm on the fateful day.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Mrs Folasade Odoro told newsmen that the burnt building is located in Maro area of Ikire, headquarters of Irewole Local Government Area of the state.
She said a resident of the area had put a distress call to the Ikire Divisional Police Station around 8pm before a team of policemen arrived the scene of the fire.
Odoro who said late Kazeem was suspected to have set fire in one of the rooms in the house, added that the girl, who was said to be insane was burnt beyond recognition.
The police said the case was being investigated.