11 children die in the hospital fire in Senegal

Eleven children were killed in a fire in a hospital in Tifwani, in western Senegal.

Senegalese President Macky Sall said: “It is with great sadness that I have been informed that 11 children have died. in a fire in the neonatal ward of Tifwani General Hospital “.

And the mayor of the city, Demba Diop, announced that the fire was caused by electrical friction and that the fire spread very quickly, noting that three children were saved.