A small boy believed to be six years old has been battered by his “wicked” uncle in a state in Nigeria.
The incident happened in Umuelibe Okworji at Awo-mmama Imo State.
The boy was reportedly battered on the head several times by his uncle identified as Nnamdi Ibe with a twisted cable wire.
The severity of the punishment led to the poor boy sustaining some marks on his head.
The wife of Mr Nnamdi Ibe reportedly encouraged and cheered her husband on during the said brutality.
The incident was reported by a Facebook user by name Marvel Chidiebere.
“This boy was battered by his his uncle this morning with a twisted cable wire. The wicked wife who is the engineer of the beating was laughing and encouraged the man to flog him to death until kind neighbors came to the boy’s rescue, It happened in Umuelibe Okworji at Awo-mmama Imo State. His uncle’s name is in Awo-Omamma. Plss share”