The Lagos state police command has arrested a woman for pouring hot water on her 13-year-old daughter.
According to the woman who lives in the Ilupeju area of the state, the devil pushed her to inflict such harm on her child.
The woman, simply identified as Mrs David, accused her daughter, David Glory, of stealing N500.
During her interrogation with the child, who denied the allegation, Mrs David poured the hot water on her as the child made to walk out on her.
The victim sustained burns on her back and buttocks and was immediately taken to Gbagada General Hospital where she is currently being treated.
Harrison Gwamnishu an activist who spoke with LIB said Mrs David has been arrested and will be charged to court this morning August 2nd.