April 12, 2016 – Lagos Rescues Esther, Mother Of 3 Found Begging Near LASUTH In Ikeja
This 44-year-old Ijaw woman spotted begging for alms near Lagos State University Hospital in Ikeja recently has been rescued.
The mother of three battling a strange illness which left her with a protruding stomach took to street begging for survival after her family abandoned her.
An official of the Lagos State Ministry of Youth and Social Development, Kessington Fatai said Esther and her children are now in safe hands.
Her three children are currently at the Child Protection Unit of the ministry.
They have been placed at the Children Centre at Majidun in Ikorodu Lagos.
Kudos to Lagos State Government for this brave action.