|Miracle Peter | Grace Monday|
The police in Lagos have arrested a housewife, Grace Monday, for allegedly torturing her three-year-old niece, Miracle Peter, to a coma.
According to Punch Metro, GraceMonday allegedly flogged the victim for several hours at......
their home in the Ireodun, Agege area of Lagos State and subsequently slammed her head against a wall causing the toddler to faint.
The offence of the toddler was that she always messed up the room with excreta.
It was learnt that Monday had been married for seven years without a child and had travelled to Kaduna sometime in July, 2015, to get the victim from her elder brother.
It was also learnt that the toddler was always messing up the house with excrement and after verbal correction did not work, the suspect resorted to beating her.
On the day the toddler was beaten to a coma, she was rushed to a private hospital and was later referred to a general hospital in the state for intensive care.
Monday’s neighbour, Adijat Fatai, said she had warned her on several occasions to stop flogging the victim.
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