Mother burns 6 year-old daughter’s fingers

General News of Tuesday, 24 February 2015


Burnt Fingers

A 26-year-old mother have been declared wanted by the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit of the Ghana Police Service at Kenken, a suburb of Techiman in the Brong Ahafo region, for burning the fingers of her 6-year-old daughter, Samzia Abass.

According to Adom News Reporter Agya Owusu, Alima Abass burned her daughter’s fingers after several cautions to stop sucking them were ignored by the 6-year-old.

A furious Alima forced her daughter’s fingers into a fire to teach her a lesson.

Samzia Abass’s fingers are now swollen with severe burns to the extent that she struggles to write.

Father of the victim, Ibrahim Abass described the situation as very unfortunate.