Douala: Food From Neighbor Leaves Two Siblings Dead, Relatives Hospitalized

After eating rice and groundnut stew from their neighbour at Newbell, Douala, twelve-year-old Clara and her five-year-old brother, Andre, passed away on February 3.

Reports say the meal was prepared by the neighbor who happens to be a hairdresser by profession and sent through her sister to these children.

It is believed that the deceased children’s mother and cousin had gone out for a visit.

Tawei Françoise, the older sister to the deceased explained that after consuming the food the younger one complained of stomach ache that evening and was rush to the hospital but didn’t survive.

While at the hospital, they received a call indicating that his elder sister was bleeding from the mouth, nose and ears and was in Sevier pain but later gave up the ghost.

Other relatives of the deceased reportedly fell ill too and are currently receiving medications after eaten thesame food.

Investigations have been opened while the suspected neighbor has been arrested and detained.

Since 2017, we have staked our lives to provide tailor-made news reports to our readers from war zones and hot political rivalries in Cameroon - And we do so for FREE. As a small online media now reaching over 100,000 monthly readers on all our platforms, we have to rely on hiring a small team to help keep you informed The best way to support our online reporting is by considering a measly sum for our team on the ground as little as $1. Now you can make a donation to us below, it only takes one click... [sdonations]1[/sdonations]