Muhammed Yabo, a Nigerian journalist with DW Radio Hausa Service,
Bonne, Germany, has just shared ta pathetic story of an under aged orphan girl
from Birnin Ruwa village in Sokoto state who was raped,
impregnated and abandoned by one Alhaji Giwa, who is also from the same
Read the story below.
story of this under-aged Maimuna an orphan of Birnin ruwa village in
sokoto who was raped, impregnated and abandoned by one Alhaji Giwa of
the same village as accused, is very touchy.
Maimuna who is 8
month pregnant, has no body to cater for her pregnancy in this very
young age. She is now helpless her father died since, and the person
accused of impregnating her denied before the upper sheri’a court in
sokoto, but Maimuna insisted that Alhaji Giwa as accused, was the only
one who impregnated her.
The two witnesses from the same village
have attested before the court that Alhaji Giwa even told them that he
will take Maimuna to a specialist for abortion, but later changed his
A child of a very poor family, Maimuna is in dare (sic)
need of assistance from human right agencies because Alhaji the person
in accuse of impregnating her already hared (sic) a lawyer for the case.