A 2-Year-old pupil has been reportedly mauled to death by 10 dogs belonging to the proprietor of Global Growth Academy, Amokpo, Umuanunwa, Nteje in the Oyi Local Government Area of Anambra State, Chinedu Okaa.
On Monday, September 13, a 2-year-old boy was brought by his parents who wanted to enroll him in the school.
While the parents were sorting out the child’s registration, the child wandered off and the dogs attacked him and dragged him to their cage, where they mauled him to death.
After the incident, some angry youths in the community stormed the Proprietor’s compound and killed all the dogs.
Reacting, the monarch of Nteje community said the UK returnee knows that dogs are prohibited in the community, yet went ahead to rear them. He added that what the man has done, which resulted in the death of a boy, is tantamount to murder.
He stated that they have handed him over to the appropriate authorities and they would make sure that justice is served.