Some adults, said to be mentally ill, were found with iron chains around their ankles, and forced to eat, sleep and defecate within the same confined place.
- Nduka Orjinmo & Salihu Adamu
In one case, a 32-year-old man was chained up for at least seven years in his parents’ garage in north-western Kano state.
There have also been reports of children being treated violently while under the care of step-mothers or relatives.
In the most…