Child Abuse Shock as guardian brutalizes 12-yr-old boy in Lagos

A call has been made to the Lagos State Governor to come to the aid of a young boy who is being brutalized by his guardian.

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A call has been made to the Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, child rights activists, Non-Governmental Agencies, and well-meaning Nigerians to come to the aid of a 12-year-old boy who has been brutalized severally by his guardian in the Oshodi area of the state.

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This serious child abuse was brought to the fore by a concerned Lagosian, Michael Adesokan, via his Twitter handle, where he narrated how the man has been beating the boy almost on a daily basis, leaving him with serious scars on his body, with no one doing anything about it.

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The abused boy

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The abused boy

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Adesokan who said the incident happened at Olorunishola Street, Oshodi, where he lives, is calling for help for the poor boy before the heartless guardian murders him one day.

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The brutalized boy

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The brutalized boy

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