A young Nigerian lady, Onyinye Odo, who sustained severe injuries following a fire incident at her place of work is dead.

According to a close friend of the deceased, Edah Mmesoma, who broke the news of her death on Facebook, Onyinye died following the severe burns she sustained after the gas explosion.

Friends, family and colleagues have since taken to Facebook to mourn her death.

In other news, a 35-year-old woman, identified as Ebere Precious Ogbodo and her four children lost their lives to a deadly fire house fire in Jos, Plateau state.

It was gathered that the tragic incident happened on Thursday night, February 25th in Gyel community, Jos South Local Government Area of the state.

The children died instantly while their mother was rushed to Dee Medical Center in Bukuru, where she passed away the following day.

The cause of the fire is still unknown but speculations attributed it to electrical fault.