33-yr-old Nigerian man dies after Australian wife sets him on fire while sleeping
By Kalu Nwokoro Idika
A Nigerian man in Australia has reportedly died after his house was set on fire by his estranged wife Sarah Mudge, who authorities said broke into the house around 3am.
Stanley Obi who is a 33 year old man according to media report suffered severe burns to 90 percent of his body after his former partner Sarah Mudge doused him and his new lover in petrol and set them on fire while they were sleeping. Sarah also died in the fire.
Police confirmed Mr Obi and Mudge were known to authorities while they were living together previously in another area.
Luckily, Obi’s new girlfriend, managed to escape from the home along with the three kids – aged five, three and two. She had no major physical injury.