A 7-year-old boy who recognized himself as Samson has been rescued by the Child’s Right and Rehabilitation Network (CRARN) in Eket, Akwa Ibom State.
The boy was discovered wobbling on the streets final night time, October 12, and delivered to the CRARN youngsters shelter.
According to the NGO, the boy was extraordinarily exhausted and regarded dazed however managed to disclose that he had been in a prayer home the place he was bathed with concoctions and made to drink similar in bid to exorcise him of withcraft.
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Seven Years Old Child Rescue in The Midnight
This youngster was seen wobbling on the streets within the midnight simply now and delivered to the CRARN Children Centre, Ikot Afaha, Eket.
He stinks with oil extracted from pythons, native palm kennel and olive oil rubbed throughout his physique.
He managed to say he’s from Akai Ubium in Akwa Ibom State and was in a prayer home the place he was bathed with sizzling oil blended leaves and different concoctions
His ears are full of the concoction which he was additionally pressured to drink to exorcize him of a phantom and flimsy witchcraft spell
He appears badly exhausted and speaks slowly as if he’s suffocated and has breath issue and listening to impairment
He couldn’t reply to questions and blinks his eyes intermittently with dazed and confused state. He’s about seven years of age and goes by the title Sampson.
That’s is the destiny of 1000’s of kids within the Niger Delta area of Nigeria. To assist Sampson and deserted youngsters.