According to Human Rights activist, Joe Okei-Odumakin, this 68 year old woman was battered by her 79 year old husband at their home in Isheri, Lagos recently.
The elderly woman said during an argument, her husband used his walking stick to flog her severally on her head. She sustained serious injury and was taken to the hospital. Odumakin says her group visited them today and has helped them resolve the issue.
The elderly man was remorseful and apologized. He promised never to hit his wife again.
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