A 12-year-old girl identified as Kehinde who stays with her uncle at the, Oguwanja axis of Sapele, Delta State – has been left seriously injured after being brutalized by her cousin.
The primary 4 pupil of Mission Academy narrated how her uncle’s son mutilated her body with razor blade and poured hot water on her,for refusing to fetch water for him.
According to Sapele Olofofo Unugbragada, she said;
“Few days ago after I returned from school, my uncle asked me to go and hawk fire wood so that we can be able to get food for that afternoon/evening because according to him, he has no money on him, as I prepared to carry the fire wood on my head, my uncle came in and asked me to go and fetch water for his son to take his bath, then I told him I want to go sell the fire wood.
Before I knew it, his son loosed his belt and started flogging me, followed with hot water and lastly he used razor to tear my body”