Nigerian parents are sometimes strict when it comes to child upbringing but most are not mean to the extent of injuring their innocent child so badly.
Most of the time Nigerian children might be naughty but parents tend to go easy on them.
Mrs Mary Omifunto a Yoruba mother is a food monger. She prepares food and her daughter Kaosarat Omifunto who is just 14 years old in primary 5 Hawks the food.
But on this faithful day. Mrs Mary prepared rice and ordered Kaosarat to go and hawk but to her utmost surprise she decided not to go which leads to a disastrous event.
She slapped her and she said her daughter slapped her back which her daughter denied, Not long after she went inside and carried a pot of hot water from the fire and disseminated it on the little girl.
The case was reported to the the police and she was taken to Akinpelu Division.
Here is what an activist said in regards to the case.
“The woman’s shop is at Dipo-Olu in Oshodi but she lives on Brown Street with the girl. Last Sunday, the girl declined to hawk. It resulted in an argument and she slapped her. She said her daughter slapped her back but the girl denied it. She wanted to hit her with a metal object but people intervened and collected it from her.
“She then went for water she was boiling and poured it on the girl. She (Kaosarat) ran to a nearby health centre. Some officials from the hospital came and halted the woman’s cooking for the day. They asked her to get some prescribed drugs but she tore the paper. It was her neighbours who contributed N10,000 to buy some drugs.
“The girl is her first child. She has divorced her father after three children and remarried with another child.”