A Ghanaian man Emmanuel Opoku got arrested by Enugu state police command, for allegedly pouring hot water on his nursing wife’s breasts.
WomenAids collective, WACOL, Opoku poured the hot water on his wife after she requested for money from him to buy provisions. According to non-profit organization.
Opoku wife suffered scalding on her breasts and is currently receiving care at medical hospital.
Someone reported Mr Emmanuel Opoku to WACOL on July 9 2020 for torturing and abusing his wife Mrs K.
WACOL reached out the victim to see the problem going on with Mrs K, the victim narrated everything to them on how he maltreated her, denying her and the necessity of his children.
But this incident occurred when Mrs K asked her husband for money to prepare food for the family, he refused to drop money, while Mrs K is preparing pap for the 3 months baby, then Mr Emmanuel proceeded to pour hot water on his wife breast.
Mr Emmanuel arrest has been effected and is now at police custody and will be charged to court on Monday. WACOL took Mrs K to hospital which is currently receiving medical care.
WACOL, hereby pleads with Nigerian citizen to report any such of violence against woman and children in the country.