Uncle Inserts A 3-Inch Nail Into Nephew’s Skull Over N500
Specialists at a private healing facility in Odogunyan, Ikorodu, Lagos, are fighting to spare the life of a vagrant, Friday Paul, whose uncle/watchman drove a three-inch nail into his set out toward taking N500.
The eight-year-old Friday lives with his uncle and his close family in a room condo at 6, Anjolarin Street, Odogunyan, Ikorodu, after the passing of his (Friday) guardians around two years prior.
Friday’s uncle, one Mr. Paul, it was assembled, professedly blamed his nephew for taking the cash he kept in his room, end of the week, yet the eight-year-old kid denied the demonstration, which chafed his uncle.
Mr. Paul was said to have dragged the kid into a condo and tormented him. Not finished with that, he was said to have driven a three inches nail into the kid’s skull.
Friday’s pain call was said to have pulled in neighbors, who hurried to the scene, yet Paul was said to have deserted the kid and fled.
It was found out that sympathizers made up for lost time with him and gave him over to the Police at Sagamu Road Division, while the casualty was raced to Ikorodu General Hospital.
An occupant disclosed to Vanguard that the doctor’s facility dismisses the kid over absence of assets, yet sympathizers needed to surge the kid to The Savior the Rock Hospital, Odonla Road, Odogunyan, where specialists are engaging to spare his life.
The occupant, who argued obscurity, said notwithstanding the speedy landing of the Police, the said uncle would have been lynched.
At press time, Friday wreathes in agonies after the nail was effectively evacuated yesterday evening.
Paul’s neighbor, Mr. Edwin Abah, asserted Friday had been confronting oppression from his uncle, which peaked in the end of the week nail-in-the-skull occurrence.
Friday, who dropped out of elementary school after his folks’ passing, desperately requires about N100,000 for a surgery.