By; BAYO AKAMO , Ibadan
The Oyo State Comnand of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC) on Monday paraded a couple for inflicting burnt injuries on their 10 year old daughter, Abibat for allegedly stealing N3,000 .
The Command’s Public Relation Officer, Mr Oluwole Olusegun while parading the couple, identified as Taofeek and Romoke Olawale said the couple during the incident burnt part of their 10yr old daughter body
The Oyo NSCDC PRO stressed that investigations are already on going on the incident by the command to unravel circumstances leading to the burning of the 10yr old lady by her parents .
He declared that the couple would soon be charged to court after the completion of the command’s investigations.
Mr Olusegun maintained that the command was doing all it could to ensure that the issue of child torture reduced drastically in the society.
The NSCDC PRO while advising parents and guardians in the habits of maltreating their children and wards to desist from such act before the law catch up against them hinted that the 10 yr old victim Abibat Olawale had been taken to hospital
The couple while answering questions from journalists confessed to the crime adding that Abibat stole three thousand naira belonging to one Rukayat Tirimisiyu.
According to the father of the 10 yr old victim, he tied Abibat’s hand to the ceiling and put fire under her till she confessed to the allegation.