On Thursday, the story of a two year old girl who came back home with stitches on her mouth and other parts of her body went viral on social media.
Twitter user, @irep_edo, who shared the story, said the school management returned his niece back home with the injuries with little or no explanation. (Read here ICYMI)
Reacting to the horrible story, activist, Prince Harrison Gwamnishu, yesterday made a formal report at the Edo state police command and the management of the school were all picked up. Giving the new update on his Facebook page this evening, Harrison who was also at the school wrote
”RE: #UPDATE: ATTACKED ON 2YEARS OLD IN AUCHI, EDO STATE
GOD’S DELIGHT SCHOOL’S PROPRIETOR, STAFFS, CLEANERS AND SOCURITY MEN ARRESTED.
At about 11:45am, we arrived Auchi, Edo State. As at this moment, the school management are yet to give clear account of what happened to the little girl.
From our investigations, she was attacked.
Please Pray for the little girl.????
Thanks to Eddy Ubulu and Mathew E who sent in money for Fuel ?.
The Nigeria Police Force will continue with the investigation and we are always available with follow up.
Behind Bars Human Rights Defenders will continue to collaborate with individuals and organization to help protect and promote Human Rights in Nigeria.