Grandma Arrested For Burning Granddaughter’s Hands In Osun
A grandmother, Mrs John Victoria, has been arrested by the Nigerian Police Force for burning her 9-year-old granddaughter, Kehinde hands for allegedly eating from her brothers food in Osun.
According to the Public Relations Officer of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Osun state, Mr. Babawale, the incident happened on Tuesday around 1:45pm in Erin-Osun in the state.
According to the Civil Defence, the grandmother used fire to burn the girl’s two hands as punishment for eating the food that belonged to her brother.
Reports gathered also disclosed that Kehinde had lost her mother at a tender age and has been living with the grandmother at Ila area of Osun where the incident happened yesterday.
She is said to have been taken to a primary health care at Erin-Osun for treatment and the security agency have also disclosed that the case is now been handled at the Human Trafficking and Child Abuse Department of the NSCDC command, Osun.