A Nigerian man has been accused of assaulting his brother’s wife and her 3-months-old baby, and throwing them inside a gutter because they were disturbing his sleep.
In a now viral video, an eye witnesses could be seen questioning the lady about the injuries on her body and she opened up about how her brother in-law slapped her baby, beat her and pushed her inside gutter.
The woman also revealed that she has been living with the man because her husband is not financially buoyant to take good care of them.
On his own side, the man who is an Okada rider, said the family of his brother was against their son marrying the woman, but he personally invited the woman to live with him in Lagos State, after he learnt all she was going through in the village.
He lamented that living with the woman has been very difficult because she is so stubborn to deal with, and sometimes his temper gets out of control.
The man narrated how he had appealed to the woman to handle her baby who normally cries at night due to hunger and disturb his sleep at night after work.
The brother-in-law said that despite all his help and appeals, the woman wasn’t helping matters as she literary doesn’t take proper care of the child, which was what irritated him that very morning.
He confessed to smacking the baby when the mother abandoned him to be crying. And when the angry mother started confronting him over his action, he pushed her inside the gutter out of anger.
Watch the video below: