Mother dies after fire that killed her two children

A mother has died two days after a flat fire in Nottingham that killed her two daughters, police have confirmed.

Fatoumatta Hydara, 28, was taken to hospital after the fire in Fairisle Close, Clifton, on Sunday morning, but died on Tuesday. 

Her two children, one-year-old Naeemah Drammeh and Fatimah Drammeh, aged three, were taken to hospital but were pronounced dead shortly after arriving there.

Nottinghamshire Police have been given an extra 36 hours to question a 31-year-old man, who was arrested on suspicion of murder on Sunday.

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