– A Nigerian man has called out parents of a boy who was found hawking late at night
– He claimed that boy was found hawking mango around 10 pm
– The little had reportedly claimed that his parents would beat him if he doesn’t sell all the mangoes given to him
It is common to see people hawking on the streets everywhere in Nigeria in other to make ends meet. It is also common to see children from as little as age five and above hawking on the streets.
Despite the fact that this seems unfair to the child that is forced tro hawk on the streets, many overlook it due to the fact that might be the only way for parents to provide for their children.
However, this should not stop a child from receiving proper education or rest when he/she is supposed to. A Nigerian man bothered by this issue has cried out on social media after he found a child hawking around 10 pm.
The man identified as Ibrahim Tadi shared a photo of a little boy on Facebook. He claimed that the little boy had been found hawking mango late at night.
He revealed that the boy had stated that he was still hawking because his parents would beat him if he doesn’t sell all the mangoes in the tray that was given to him.
Tadi who was disturbed by the incident to Facebook to call out the parents. He also urged other parents to have mercy on their children.
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