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Ebony Govt condemns battering of teenage girl

10 August 2016, 20:15

Abuja - Ebonyi State Government has condemned the battering of a 15-year-old girl by members of the community in the Ohaozara Local Government area, Vanguard reported.

According to reports, the coordinator of the Ohaozara Local Government area dehumanised the young girl as she was stripped naked and dragged around because she is an orphan.

Also read: Muslim youths attack Catholic members for worshiping on Friday

Two policemen including the coordinator has since been arrested for their involvement in the indecent act.

Chief Press Secretary to Governor, David Umahi, Emma Anya had directed the police command in the state that those involved in the attack would be properly investigated and will be brought to justice.

Government has further located the minor so that she gets proper rehabilitation.

For more on this story visit Vanguard


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