A man named Ayobami Isiaka has been arrested by the Lagos State Police Command for killing his one-year-old baby girl – Nana.
The reported killing took place at Ijaye, in the Isheri area of Lagos, during a dispute between Isiaka and the mother of the child.
Police spokesman, Bala Elkana, in a statement on Sunday, 27th October, said, “On Saturday, October 26, 2019, around 6.50 pm, one Alhaji Garuba Isiaka reported at the police station that on the same date, around 6 pm while at Berger, he received a phone call from his younger brother, Alhaji Mohammad Isiaka, that Ayobami Isiaka forcibly seized his one-year-old daughter, Nana, from the mother and hit her on the ground.”
“The baby’s head was shattered and she died on the spot. The suspect was almost lynched by a mob if not for the timely intervention of the police. He will be charged with murder.”