HEARTBREAKING!!10-Year-Old Girl Left In Critical Condition After Woman Beat Her For Losing GH¢20
Naa Ayorkor Laryea
July. 31, 2020
A 10-year-old girl has been left in a critical condition after her guardian physically abused her for losing GH¢20.
Sharing her ordeal, the victim, Nasandey Nansu said although she is from Chado in the Northern region, her father sent her to live with a teacher, known only as Adwoa at Nkwanta in the Oti Region in 2018.
Nasandey said she was assisting the said teacher chores, embark on errands and sell boiled eggs at the lorry station every evening.
But, according to her, Madam Adwoa warned her not to come home until it is 7:pm.
Narrating what led to her assault, the victim said on that fateful day, she sold all the eggs, but because it was not yet 7:pm she decided to relax somewhere for a while.
She fell asleep and upon her waking up she realized someone had stolen GH¢20 of her day’s sales.
Hell broke loose when she told her guardian, Madam Adwoa that GH¢20 was missing out of the money.
Madam Adjoa is said to have lashed her severely.
The lashes left the victim sustained several de sustained various degrees of wounds including broken limbs.
Currently, the victim is crippled and has returned home to Chado in the Northern Region.
The girl’s victim’s father, Jacob Kofi Nansu said he is heartbroken by Madam Adwoa’s action.
For him, even if a child commits a crime and deserves to be punished there has to be a limit.
Mr. Nansu called on the Gender and Children Protection Minister and the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit for immediate justice for his daughter.