• Court dissolves 7-year-old marriage over lack of care

    Court dissolves 7-year-old marriage over lack of care

    An Ado-Ekiti Customary Court on Thursday dissolved a seven-year old marriage between Esther Adetuyi and her husband, Ajayi Adetuyi, over lack of care.

    The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the marriage was dissolved on grounds of incompatibility and lack of care for the complainant, Esther, and the only child of the wedlock.

    The president of the court, Mrs Olayinka Akomolede, in her judgment observed that the marriage had broken down irretrievably and, consequently, she dissolved it.

    She said that since the […]

  • 43-year-old Man Caught on Camera Stomping a 7-year-old boy’s Head (Photos+ Video)

    43-year-old Man Caught on Camera Stomping a 7-year-old boy’s Head (Photos+ Video)

    A 43-year-old man was caught on camera stomping a 7-year-old boy’s head because he thought the child made his son cry.

    A video clip which emerged online few hours ago and has already gone viral, shows a 43-year-old man stomping the head of a 7-year-old boy because he thought the child hurt his son and made him cry.

    The suspect identified as Amnat Salubthong, was captured on camera running down the stairs and charging at the 7-year-old victim, who was playing with […]

  • 7-year-old Japanese Boy Abandoned by Parents in the Forest Found Alive and Well 5 Days Later

    7-year-old Japanese Boy Abandoned by Parents in the Forest Found Alive and Well 5 Days Later

    Parents of a seven-year-old boy, Yamato Tanooka, may face charges for negligence in Japan after abandoning him on a mountain road in a forest because he “was naughty.”

    Tanooka subsequently got lost in the woods and was only rescued after 5 days when he was found in military barracks near Shikabe in northern Hokkaido in Japan, just a few kilometres from where he was left.

    BBC reports that Yamato’s parents initially claimed that the 7-year-old got lost but eventually admitted […]

  • 7-Year-Old handless girl wins National Handwriting Competition (photos)

    7-Year-Old handless girl wins National Handwriting Competition (photos)

    Virginia first grader Anaya Ellick, 7, has such good handwriting, she beat out 50 other youngsters from around the country to win a national handwriting contest. Cox said, “She truly has some of the neatest hardworking in her class.”

    “There is truly very little that this girl cannot do,” principal Tracy Cox of Greenbrier Christian Academy in Chesapeake told ABC News, noting it was her idea to have Anaya enter the competition, which is open to students in kindergarten to […]