Woman slits niece’s neck, hand with razor blade (photo)

Woman slits niece’s neck, hand with razor blade (photo)

The police in Lagos State have arrested a woman, Funmi Otitoloju, for allegedly brutalizing her 12-year-old niece identified only as Adeola, in the Baiyeku community of Ikorodu, Punch reports.
It was learnt that Otitoloju allegedly used a razor blade to cut the girl in the neck and hand because she entered other people’s apartments without her permission.

PUNCH Metro learnt that the incident occurred on Thursday, June 9, 2016 at about 6am, after which a Good Samaritan rushed the victim to a general hospital.

A neighbor had reported to Otitoloju that the victim stole from her room, but when when the neighbour was queried on what the 12-year-old stole, she could not answer.

Otitoloju reportedly punished her niece after her landlady also came to report that the girl sneaked into her apartment.
It was gathered that the girl was cut with a razor blade on that morning.

However, when the girl was rushed to hospital, they refused to treat her insisting on a police report.

A worker with the Child Protection Network in the Ikorodu area was said to have been invited and the worker reported the matter at the Ikorodu Police Division.
The police, thereafter, arrested Otitoloju, while the victim was treated at the hospital.

Adeola, who is a primary 3 pupil, had been taken into government’s custody.
The police on Monday arraigned Otitoloju on two counts bordering on child abuse at the Ikorodu Magistrates’ Court, Ikorodu.

The accused pleaded guilty to the charges. The razor blade was presented as an exhibit in court.
The Magistrate, Mrs. A.A. Oshoniyi, sentenced Otitoloju to four years’ imprisonment with no option of fine.

Previous Singer Adekunle Gold lands new ambassadorial role
Next Juju legend King Sunny Ade launches radio station

About author

Joy Akosa
Joy Akosa 1344 posts

Award winning blogger, novelist, script writer and a social media expert.

You might also like

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

Ali Modu Sheriff gives Abia chapter 48 hours to recall suspended members

Embattled chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ali Modu Sheriff, has overturned the suspension of members in Abia State. Sheriff and his National Secretary, Prof. Wale Oladipo, disclosed

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

Egyptian attorney general order say make dem release former president Mubarak

One Egyptian attorney general don order on Monday say make dem release former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak after em maximum pre-trial detention sentence.   Dem sentence Mubarak to three years

JAC NEWS 0 Comments

Court grant man wey steal 19 car batteries N100,000 bail

Osogbo Chief Magistrates’ Court don arraign one Lawal Isiaka, ontop say he steal 19 motor batteries. Isiaka dey face wetin court dey call three-count of Conspiracy, theft and burglary. Na


No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply