WTF! Woman Charged To Court For Setting A 12 Year Old Girl On Fire For Stealing N1,000

3 years ago by: Giwa bayo
-- (m) at 14-06-2017 02:38PM

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A 34-year-old woman on Wednesday appeared before an Ogudu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos for allegedly setting her 12-year-old foster child ablaze.  The accused, Uzoma Austin, who resides at 5, Adesoji St., Agiliti, Mile 12 area of Lagos, was docked on a two-count injuring by explosive substance and causing grievous harm.
The prosecutor, Sgt. Lucky Ihiehie, said the woman set the little girl ablaze on June 8, at her residence, for stealing N1000.
 The prosecutor said the offence contravened Sections 242 and 243 of the Lagos State Criminal Code Law of 2011, which stipulates 14 and seven years imprisonment for convicted offenders. The accused, however, pleaded not guilty to the two-count.
 The Magistrate, Mrs Sule Amzat, admitted the accused to bail in the sum of  N50,000 with two sureties, one of which must be a family member and show evidence of tax payment to the Lagos State Government. The Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team (DSVRT) took up the case after the Ketu Police Station Family Support Unit informed them.
 The Coordinator of DSVRT, Mrs Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi, said they rescued the child and took her to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital. “The girl was first taken for first aid at LASUTH, but now, she is receiving treatment at THE Gbagada General Hospital,’’ she said. Adeniyi also assured that an arrangement for where the victim will live after treatment would be taken care of.  She, however, urged the people to report such unpleasant incidents around them. The case was adjourned till July 8, for further hearing.

-- ruthie (f) at 14-06-2017 03:44PM
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-- morgan1 (m) at 14-06-2017 04:08PM
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 Roll Eyes
-- chukkychukky (m) at 14-06-2017 04:44PM
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wickedness, some case needs to be taken to sharia court bcs dem no get mercy

-- pricklong (m) at 14-06-2017 05:14PM
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Rush that bastard woman to jail
-- pricklong (m) at 14-06-2017 05:15PM
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Rush that bastard woman to jail
-- benosky4 (m) at 14-06-2017 06:18PM
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Like my dad says "after uncontrolled anger comes regret".

-- Haso112 Online (m) at 15-06-2017 07:46AM
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1K? Just 1k.. Poverty is a BASTARD....!!!
-- Larry28 (f) at 15-06-2017 01:54PM
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Nah to dey live for jail.. wicked woman
-- osayan1 (m) at 24-06-2017 08:46AM
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Bad woman