Two school boys have set the house of their of their parents ablaze destroying properties worth millions of cedis at Abuakwa in the Atwima Nwabiagya District of the Ashanti Region.
According to an eye witness who spoke with the EVENING NEWS the unfortunate incidence occurred around 12:34pm in the afternoon of Wednesday 9th January when the two children decided to prepare some food to eat.
According to the eye witness, the children who said were starving to death decided to cook for themselves whiles the mother was out of the house.
However, upon setting the fire they left the room forgetting to put off the fire. The fire according to the eye witness expanded and caught up with the curtains in the room spreading other parts of the room.
The fire then got out of hand burning the house to flames and extending to other buildings around including some shops, burning everything to ashes.