Abasiofon Idoreyenin 11 years old boy that was set ablaze by his father in Akwa Ibom state on 29th of August 2019, after he was accused of stealing landlord N500 has died.
Abasiofon was said to have died yesterday at "Immanuel General Hospital Eket, After much and serious medical attention the boy could not survived it."
The father of the boy has since been arrested, Nsikan Etebia who give the report, pleaded with police not to set the father free.
"Master Abasiofon Idoreyenin age 11 years old,was burned yesterday by his own father Mr Idoreyenin from Obot Akara but residing at Afia Nsit, the said boy(Abasiofon)lost his life to death yesterday at Immanuel General Hospital Eket. After much and serious medical attention the boy he could not survived.
The father Idoreyenin is in the police cell at the moment to face the weight of the law as the law demands.
Let me also use this medium to call on the well meaning Eketian,Akwa Ibomite and Nigerian to please advice the police not to by any way release the said person(Mr Idoreyenin) as the case, is a clear case of Murder. He must face the consequence very bitterly.
I also use this opportunity to thank Comr. Nsikan Etebia for prompt following up of this issue after the incident. Also my heart felt appreciation goes to Supervisor for Health Eket LGA, Hon Charity Ikott and I also gracious thank the Honorable Councillor Representing the good people of ward 2 central/the majority leader in Eket legislature, Hon Akaniyene Tommey Ikott for trying all his possible best to save the child through buying of drugs etc. I pray God to reward them bountiful Amen.
That is the Man who burned his own child to death.
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