This story might initially make you sad, but after reading
it, it won’t really make you sad anymore because the boy has gotten justice to
an extent and will even get more. If every wicked parent/adults are dealt with
like this, our society will be better. God bless NGO’s and only yes the Police
too, but only the good ones among them.
who allegedly brutalised his four-year-old son, and abandoned him at a bus
station in the Iwaya area of Yaba.
reportedly had scars of the torture on his body. He was, however, picked up by
over to a non-governmental organisation in the area, which took him to the Sabo
told PUNCH Metro that Lekan’s mother had been sent away by Sikiru, and he had
married a new wife.
father. He is poorly taken care of, beaten and left to wander in the area. As
young as he is, the father beats him without mercy. On Tuesday, he was beaten
up as usual. But this time, he was abandoned at a bus station.
an NGO. He was then taken to the Sabo Police Division, and the police arrested
have cautioned her husband against maltreating the boy, but she did not.”
a hospital in the Surulere area.
gathered that some officials from the Lagos State Office of the Public Defender
and the Domestic Sexual Violence Response Team, to whom Lekan’s torture was
also reported, had visited and taken up the case of the boy.
Nwosu, confirmed the incident. He added that the suspect had been taken to
from the Lagos State Ministry of Justice.”