Rebecca Ojo Udonsi, a 35-year-old Nigerian woman has been sentenced to six years imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court for beating up her 12-year-old daughter with knife and a pair of scissors leaving her with bleeding wounds. She accused her daughter of stealing GH¢119.50 but the victim denied it.
She was charged with causing harm and pleaded guilty. The court has ordered that her sister should assume guardianship of the victim and her siblings. She will also be deported to Nigeria when she completes her sentence.