A 17- year-old girl named Favour whose story made rounds on social media after she was beaten and raped in April 2020 at the Agbarha Industrial Estate, Lagos has died.
Few months ago, millions of Nigerians and NGOs demanded justice for young Favour who sustained a serious spinal cord injury after she was raped and thrown inside the gutter by her attacker.
Reports have it that, the rapist, 28-year-old Robinson GodDay had initially taken advantage of the victim but he signed an undertaking never to repeat the act. However, he attacked Favour again one night while she was returning from work. After he raped her, he threw her into the drainage and she was found two days later. She was later admitted in the hospital where she was untill her death.
Demi Care Foundation, the NGO that followed her case closely broke the news of her death on Twitter on Wednesday, November 25.
The tweet reads;
“Sadly we lost Favor 😢 #JusticeForFavor”
See tweets/photos below;
— Demi Care Foundation (@DemiCareNGO) November 25, 2020