A young girl identified as Husnah Habib has accused her stepmother woman of subjecting her to physical and mental abuse in Asokoro, Abuja.
According to a Hausa Blogger, Northern Hisbiscus, the Victim who is a class 4 student of an Islamic school, Sheikh Abubakar Gummi Academy came to school on Tuesday morning, December 8, with burn wounds on her face and hand.
Narrating her ordeal in a video, the young girl said that the stepmother put a kitchen knife on fire and when it became hot, she placed it on her face.
The woman also got hold of her hand and placed it directly on the fire.
When asked why she didn’t inform her dad, the victim noted she’s scared of doing so because it will earn her more punishment from the woman.