A few of the rescued inmates of the Ibadan home of horror
In accordance with Punch Metro, as many as twenty-three of the rescued inmates of the Ibadan home of horror, in any other case generally known as Olore Correctional Centre, have been admitted on the Adeoyo State hospital in Ibadan so they might obtain higher well being care remedy earlier than being launched to their households; whereas about 100 others have been reunited with their households.
The infamous centre was, final week, found by the state authorities and inmates had been rescued by safety personnel, after which Governor Seyi Makinde visited the place and ordered its demolition.
The Commissioner for Girls Affairs and Social Inclusion, Faosat Sanni, acknowledged this on the weekend whereas briefing newsmen on the updates.
Sanni stated, “After due profiling of the rescued inmates by the relevant agencies, over 100 of the rescued inmates were handed over to their relatives, with an agreement not to return them to such centres.”
She urged mother and father and guardians to all the time search authorities help in correcting societal ills somewhat than subjecting their youngsters to the care of unregistered correctional centres.
“Cases like this and many societal ills are better handled by social workers in the ministry,” she added.
Sanni careworn that authorities has continued to make sure that sufficient meals, water and conveniences had been supplied for these rescued, as about 23 of them are nonetheless receiving remedy at Adeoyo State Hospital “due to their critical conditions.”