Agency, Kartik 23. At least 25 children have been killed in a school fire in Niger.
The fire broke out while the students were studying. The children who lost their lives in the fire are only 5 and 6 years old.
Dozens of students have been injured in a sudden fire at a school in the Niger city of Maradi. The condition of some of the injured children is critical.
Nigeria has a big problem with overcrowding in wooden rooms. The fire has completely damaged three classrooms. The cause of the fire is still unknown but an investigation is underway, police said.