So sad: Father kills his own daughter over homework
Police have arrested a man for beating his daughter to death over her own homework
Ghana Police have arrested a man for beating his daughter to death over her own homework.
The suspect is identified as Alex Ssebuliba, a brick layer, returned from work and found that his daughter had not done homework.
He pounced on the child and beat her up leaving neighbours in shock and scared for life of the innocent girl.
A report was secretly made to Ugandan police in Kawempe, who arrested the suspect and kept him behind bars.
The child was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday evening for treatment but passed away Wednesday morning, bdue to the severity of the injuries inflicted on her.
Mr Ssebuliba said he had no intention of killing the child but the police say he will soon face prosecution.
“We are charging Ssebuliba with murder, although he says he had not intended to kill the kid but wanted to punish her for failure to do homework,” Kampala police spokesperson told local media.