A 27yr old Fisherman who is identified as Fatai Yussuf as been jailed for killing and throwing his 6-weeks-old daughter into a Lagoon because she was sick.
It was also reported that he committed this offence on December 27, 2020 at Ajanaku lagoon in Badagry, in the presence of his son who tried to stop him.
It was stated that when he got home that day, His wife asked for their baby but he lied that her brother took their baby to the hospital.
Chief Magistrate, P.E. Nwaka who is handling over the case did not take the suspect’s plea. He also ordered that Yussuf be remanded at the Ikoyi Custodial Center pending legal advice from the Lagos State Directorate of Public Prosecution (DPP).
Nwaka then adjourned the case until February 23.