A -10-year -old boy, Jibrin Aliyu in Badariya area of Birnin Kebbi
Local Government Area in Kebbi state was yesterday reported to have
said was chained at animals’ yard for two years by his step mother.
Jibrin Aliyu was said to have lost his biological mother two years
ago, therefore fell under the custody of his biological father, Malam
Aliyu and his two step mothers.
When newsmen visited the house of Jibrin on Monday in Badariya, to
meet him chained at animal stall looking helpless and lame.
All efforts by Journalists to speak with him proved abortive as he
could not speak out.
Leadership gathered that there are some who were saying, Jibrin was
having a lunatic tight from his childishness up to time he was chained
by his step mother.
Already police have arrested the Jibtin’s Father, Malam Aliyu and two
of his wives for the act.
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Nafi’u Abubakar, who confirmed
the arrest told Journalists that police were investigating the matter
while the four culprits are under police custody.