Tag Circumcision

Grandfather Mistakenly Cuts off 8 Month Old Baby’s Genitals During Circumcision

Ziworitin Keke, a 59-year-old grandfather, mistakenly chopped off half of his 8-month-old step-grandson’s genitals while circumcising the boy at Ondewari, a coastal settlement in Southern Ijaw Local Government Area, Bayelsa state. According to Punch, the infant is currently receiving medical

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Dear MIMsters: I was circumcised and it’s causing problems in my marriage

My marriage is just a year old and it’s already going sour. We are facing so many challenges in our relationship but I know it’s just for one reason – sex and because I was circumcised. Hubby and I got

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‘A sharp razor blade was used. Me and my sister used diapers and bled for a week’ Kemi Olunloyo On Circumcision As A Little Girl

Kemi Omololu-Olunloyo, 52, daughter of former Oyo governor, has narrated how she was circumcised with a razor blade when she was a little girl and how she bled for close to a week with no anaesthetic administered for the pain. Speaking in

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Mother of Three Absconds After Husband Plots to Circumcise Children

A mum has fled her home with her three children in an attempt to prevent them from getting circumcised according to the tradition of her husband. According to Vanguard, Victoria Ijeoma Akinsanya fled her Festac town, Lagos residence to an unknown

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Nigerian Mum of Triplets Flees Father-in-law to Save Daughters From Circumcision

A Nigerian mum who fled the country to Winnipeg, Canada, to prevent her female triplets from being circumcised like her first daughter has been granted asylum. Her father-in-law had insisted her first daughter be mutilated when she was three months

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Should A Mother Be Jailed For Doing This?

A Florida mum, Heather Hironimus, arrested for a resisting a court order to have her 4-year-old son, Chase, circumcised has reluctantly agreed to the procedure after spending a week behind bars. In tears, she signed paperwork giving approval for the surgery in

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Graphic Images: Young girls lined up to undergo a tribal circumcision ceremony in Kenyan village

Via MailOnline. These pictures show frightened girls lined up before villagers in Kenya to be circumcised – even though the brutal practice is now illegal in the country. But in many African tribes, traditions are more important than laws and

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Mum’s refusal to have 5-year-old daughter circumcised tears family apart

Two royal families in Ekiti State are reportedly in heated conflict over the circumcision of a 5-year-old girl. Sunnewsonline’s Wole Balogun reports: Miss Olufunke Oyenekan, mother of the 5-year old girl and fiancee to Mr. Emmanuel Olaoye, son of a royal

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