The Nation (Nigeria)
Woman arrested for torturing five-year-old
POLICE yesterday arrested a 43-year-old woman, Sharon Williams, in Ijede, Lagos, for allegedly torturing and abusing a five-year-old boy.
Sharon, an aunt to the boy, was oicked up following a complaint by one Kayode Akinborode of the Child Protection Network (CPN).
Akinborode told The Nation that they got a report from the Lagos State Ministry of Youths through the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation that the boy was locked up for over six months by the woman.
Akinborode said several attempts to gain access into the house of the perpetrator failed.