This is disturbing especially with claims to have provided palliatives to Nigerians.
The disturbing image is a true reflection of the current state of things in the country especially in the North where the Almajiri system is being practiced. These children who roam the streets with plates begging for food, are the most vulnerable at a time the country is battling to contain the novel coronavirus.
To no one’s surprise, a good number of these children have reportedly tested positive to covid-19, while State governors have intensified efforts toward deporting these kids back to their respective States.
Source: National Pivot