How woman was killed over daughter’s refusal to allow children circumcised

130, Bolaji Famurewa
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The life of one Bolaji Famurewa and her children have been a nightmare following her refusal to allow her in-laws have their ways by circumcising the kids.

Bolaji’s adamance has cost her, her mother’s life as the poor woman was mobbed to death by hoodlums suspected to have links with traditional authorities.

Report has however emerged that the in-laws alleged to be behind the dastardly act are not letting up and instead are baying for the blood of the lady at the centre of the crisis, who is said to be on the run.

“Bolaji’s life has become a nightmare simply because she refused to adhere to the archaic laws of her in-laws based on their traditional belief.

“She is running from pillar to post from her in-laws, who are bent in doing anything in order to achieve their aim because she refused to yield to their demands to submit herself and children to their ritualistic belief of circumcision,” sources told

Recall that controversy trailed the arrest of some suspects over Bolaji’s murder with opinions divided on the complicity of those arrested.

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