By Sunny Nwankwo, Umuahia
Personnel of the Abia State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in collaboration with Vicar Hope Foundation and the Child Protection Network; a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) of the Abia State First Lady, Deaconess Nkechi Ikpeazu have reportedly rescued a teenage girl who was chained by her mother.
The rescue operation was reportedly carried out on Sunday at Umuokoro Obinkita Arochukwu Local Government Area of the state following a tip-off.
Reports have it that the girl whose name was simply given as Ada was rescued with a chain tied on her neck and limbs where she was locked away by her parents.
Information has it that rumours of the plight of the young girl first came to public knowledge through a social media platform; WhatsApp, with sketchy details of the incident.
The video was said to have unsettled Abia First Lady who is also Chairman of the State Action Committee on Gender based…