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Tag: Maltreated

2-year-old Boy Allegedly Maltreated and Starved by his Father and Stepmother in Warri Rescued
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2-year-old Boy Allegedly Maltreated and Starved by his Father and Stepmother in Warri Rescued

A two-year-old boy who was allegedly being maltreated and starved by his father and step mum has been rescued in Delta. The child's plight was brought to social media by a Facebook user, Kwin Oge. She shared photos of the child on her page with the caption; ''Mr kwin Oge wall This is Zino. A 2 year old child whom the biological mother dropped with his biological father and step mother at No 113 Okumagba Avenue, Ojabugbe junction off Deco Road, Warri, Delta State. Since then the father and step mother has been giving this child all sorts of maltreatment and starvation. Please I call on the Delta state government and all human right activists to come to the aid of this child as the father and step mother has refused neighbours from feeding the boy even when they have refused to give h...
Teacher Fakes her Own Kidnap in Kwara to Extort N250, 000 From her Father
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Teacher Fakes her Own Kidnap in Kwara to Extort N250, 000 From her Father

The police in Kwara state have arrested a 24-year-old teacher, Medinat Ibrahim,  for allegedly faking her own kidnap just to extort N250, 000 from her father. Medinat, who was paraded alongside two other suspects identified as Amudalat Wahab (30) and Hammed Lekan (28) said she committed the crime to raise money to settle a debt which accrued from the monthly contribution at the private school where she serves as a teacher. She alleged she was maltreated by her stepmother who also caused friction between her and her father, adding that she decided to fake her own kidnap to get money to offset debts she incurred during COVID-19 lockdown.   I teach in a private school where I was paid N15,000. We organised monthly contribution which I collected and invested in a business, b...
Man Arrested for Beating his Four-year-old Son to Coma in Lagos
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Man Arrested for Beating his Four-year-old Son to Coma in Lagos

A Nigerian father has been arrested by men of the Lagos state police command for beating his four-year-old son, Ezekiel, to a state of coma, and leaving him with several body marks. Tunde was reported to have gotten angry with Ezekiel because he excreted on himself. According to their neighbors, Ezekiel's mum and Tunde were married for a few years until she left him over constant acts of domestic violence. She initially left with Ezekiel but later returned him to his father who had already remarried. A neighbor told The Nation that Ezekiel was always being maltreated by Tunde and his new wife. “Tunde married another wife and the woman always beat Ezekiel at every little provocation. Nobody in the neighbourhood could stop Tunde from beating the boy because of his unruly beha...
Kenyan Woman Hangs Herself after Poisoning her Children
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Kenyan Woman Hangs Herself after Poisoning her Children

A tragic incident occurred on Wednesday night in Komarock, Nairobi County, as a 33-year-old woman identified as Jane Mwende committed suicide by hanging herself. The woman who hanged herself with an iron box cable, also gave a poisonous substance to her children. Her two children said to be a boy aged seven and a girl aged 3, were rescued by neighbours who rushed them to Komarock Modern Hospital. The remaining poisonous solution was found in the kitchen by Kayole police officers who visited the crime scene. In a suicide note found in the woman’s bedroom, she disclosed that she took her life because she was tired of being maltreated by her husband. K2TV reported that prior to Jane's death, she had a quarrel with her husband Edimond Maubi and they did not speak for a day. Com...
Nigerians Are Still Being Attacked In China Contrary To What We Believed – FG
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Nigerians Are Still Being Attacked In China Contrary To What We Believed – FG

The FG has said contrary to what it initially believed, Nigerians are still being maltreated and attacked in China. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said this in a press briefing on friday. The minister also said he summoned the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian, for the second time to register Nigeria’s displeasure with the maltreatment. The minister stated, “After we had made a statement in the media, I have continued to receive information from Nigerians in China and I engaged directly with our officials in Guangzhou and people who were on the ground. “And I must say that contrary to what we believed, that the situation had stabilised and was fully under control and there were no longer issues, it became apparent that there were still very...
“Never Be Ashamed Of Your Scars, They Will Turn You Into A Star” – Mercy Aigbe
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“Never Be Ashamed Of Your Scars, They Will Turn You Into A Star” – Mercy Aigbe

Nollywood Actress, Mercy Aigbe has taken to her social media page to reminisce on the time she was facing a major challenge in her life. Recall that the actress was allegedly maltreated by her estranged husband, Lanre Gentry some years ago. Thee screen diva took to her Instagram page some moments ago to talk about the saga, while advising people who are suffering any form of abuse to speak up. Sharing the photo above, she wrote; “Stumbled on this pix in my photo gallery and it brought back memories …………. I want to reach out to someone out there! You think your life has been decimated by scars. You find it hard to forgive yourself and others that have been part of the messes in your life! I have good news for you! Your messes will soon become a message! Your errors are gradua...
How I Was Maltreated In DSS Detention — Sowore
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How I Was Maltreated In DSS Detention — Sowore

The co-convener of #RevolutionNow protest, Omoyele Sowore, who has been in the detention of the Department of State Services since August 3, 2019, has accused the DSS of maltreating him. “I was abducted in the middle of the night. I was taken to one of your facilities in Lagos. I was beaten up, rough-handled on my way to the facility in the car. And my cousin, who was in the room with me, was also beaten and handcuffed, and my properties were forcefully seized. And when I got there, of course, the maltreatment continued, they threw me on a cold floor and locked the door. “I had no contact with even the guards for two nights; I was in that facility before I was flown here by your agents. So, I was seriously maltreated,” Sowore reportedly said during an interrogation session by DSS...
Nigerians Working at Indian Steel Company in Lagos, Killed by Molten Iron
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Nigerians Working at Indian Steel Company in Lagos, Killed by Molten Iron

Some Nigerians working at an Indian steel company in Lagos have been reportedly killed by molten iron, while on duty. A man who identifies as Nwa Boss, shared photos from the scene on Facebook and disclosed that the Nigerians working at the company are being maltreated by the management of the Indian steel company. Read what he wrote below; Water don ?from my eyes. God have mercy on us This happened yesterday innocent souls were burnt by melting pot at Indian steel company African foundry in ogijo along ikorodu shagamu road Lagos State… I’ll rather stay in my room broke than go struggle where safety of my life means nothing to the management. Its better i stay fresh&broke at home than die making peanut.. #nigeria #nigeriagovernment #bad #brutal #naija Please let this Indian...
Man Shares His Experience On How Women Are Maltreated In Nigeria After Spending 4 Weeks In The Country
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Man Shares His Experience On How Women Are Maltreated In Nigeria After Spending 4 Weeks In The Country

A man has shared his experience of how women are treated in Nigeria. Via a Twitter thread, he spoke of how women are looked down upon in certain situations and sometimes often regarded as prostitutes. He wrote: I spent 4 weeks in Nigeria between March and April. Some of my observations left me wondering why? How? When? If? So women complain about how tough it is to be a female in Nigeria, the daily experience and the abuse they suffer in the hands of everyone. It is very easy to live in Nigeria and become accustomed to these things. My experiences on this thread all happened in Lagos. About 11pm, I went to Opebi to get roadside food, I wanted a taste of the Hausa guy’s noodles & eggs with salad plus Suya. As usual Opebi was bubbling with life on a Friday night, girls lined ...
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Upcoming Actress Narrates How She Left Lagos For Ibadan To Meet A Man, But Gets Maltreated Instead

An upcoming actress Kachi Anifela Zion took to her instagram page to narrate what she calls a horrible experience with a man she travelled all the way from Lagos to Ibadan to see. 'I have an experience to share, but first ladies don’t allow anyone treat you less than you deserve. My story goes thus, there is this guy that has been begging to see me for a while now, he keeps calling and sending me texts begging that I come and see him and all, I finally agreed ND traveled all the way from Lagos to Ibadan to see him. The day I got there, he said his ATM was bad that I should borrow him some money that he would pay me back. I agreed without arguing, I gave him then we had lunch. Later on in the day, I asked that we go to get dinner ND he just ignored me. I locked up ND went to bed the n...