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Child Abuse Woman burns nephew's hands for stealing money

A mother is trouble for allegedly burning her nephew's hands for stealing.

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The boy's burnt hands play

The boy's burnt hands


Another case of a gruesome child abuse has been reported after a Lagos State based woman brutalised her young cousin by burning his hands for allegedly stealing her money.

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According to the person who posted the gory photo on social media, the woman, herself a mother, has the habit of beating the boy who is her sister's son, mercilessly over every little infraction but she took it overboard in her bid to deter him from stealing.

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After beating him, she decided to go a step further by burning his hands, all in a bid to make stealing detestable to him.

But has she not taken the discipline too far?

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