Christian mothers from Mgbishii, a rural community in Ohaji/Egbema Local Government Area in Imo State, have called for help from the Catholic Archbishop of Owerri Ecclesiastical Province, His Grace, Anthony Obinna, over alleged cruel acts being committed by the sons and daughters in the community.
“Our children rape us” - Christian Mothers In Imo Cry Out
The women paid a visit to Archbishop Obinna at the Maria Assumpta Catholic Cathedral, Owerri, where they complained that they were being raped by their own sons on daily basis
According to Vanguard, the bitter women paid a visit to Archbishop Obinna at the Maria Assumpta Catholic Cathedral, Owerri, where they complained that they were being raped by their own sons on daily basis.
the women told Archbishop Obinna.
They told the Archbishop that they had complained to both the state government and other law enforcement agents but regretted that they were yet to find solutions to the atrocities committed by their children.
Continuing, the women also revealed that their sons take over the roads leading to their community on each of their market days and rob people, adding that this explained why people had stopped coming to buy farm produce from their market.
In response, the Archbishop sympathized with the women, pleading with them not to take laws into their own hands.
He talked about the need for parents to bring up their children in the fear of the Lord aand prayed for the women adding that they were courageous enough to bring the horrible happenings to limelight.
JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!
Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or: