According to the report by funfact, the families were poor, they have no shelter before they died.
Funfact report read: "A family had to dig out the Corpse of a mother and her daughter in-law who has been buried 3weeks now because of land disputes. The Corpses has been in d mortuary for 6years before they were buried. This very family are very poor with no shelter. Out of anger the entire youths carried their corpse into the sitting room of the same family that dig it out.
This happened in Njaba L. G. A, Imo State."