A -10-year-old boy, Jibrin Aliyu in Badariya area of Birnin Kebbi Local Government Area in Kebbi State was yesterday reported to have said was chained at animals’ yard for two years by his step mother.
The victim was said to have lost his biological mother two years ago, therefore fell under the custody of his biological father, Malam Aliyu and his two step mothers.
Newsmen visited the house of Jibrin on Monday in Badariya and met him chained at animal stall looking helpless and lame, Leadership reports.
All efforts by Journalists to speak with him proved abortive as he could not speak out.
Already police have arrested the Jibrin’s Father, Malam Aliyu and two of his wives for the act.
Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Nafi’u Abubakar, who confirmed the arrest told Journalists that police were investigating the matter while the four culprits are under police custody.