Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
A Father abandons his son for Spiritual reasons.10-year-old Isaac Oghenekewe who never knew his father spoke about how his father abandoned him and how it has affected him academically resulting in his poor performance in his studies. Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
The primary four Pupil of Best Brains Nursery and Primary School, Ede, Osun state has been affected emotionally as he often cries whenever he sees his mates enjoying their father’s attention. Some of his friends are fond of insulting him that his father was not responsible. Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
His school complained that all efforts to help him improve his academic performance has been fruitless as his emotional state is a hindrance to any form of improvement. Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
The boy who has been staying with his mother and grandmother said he longed to see his Father. He told Punch that: “ I don’t know my father; I want to see him. My friends in school ask me where my father is; I tell them he doesn’t live with us.They say my father has never come to pay my school fees or take me to school. They laugh at me, which makes me cry. I want to know my daddy. ” Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
His Father, Lawrence Oghenekewe, a Civil Engineer was said to have impregnated his mother, Omolewa Ashiru after a few months of their relationship. After failed trials of aborting the baby, omolewa relocated to Ibadan, Oyo state where she gave birth to the boy in October 2006.
The father attended the christening of the child on the eighth day and since then have abandoned the baby and his mother, the grandmother said. She also mentioned that despite her regular calls to Lawrence he refused to show up or take responsibility for his son with the excuse that he was busy at work.
The grandmother of Isaac who has responsibility for his upkeep said his pressure to know his father increased on a daily basis.
The mother of the boy said Lawrence only promised to get back to her whenever she requested for support. She spoke about the hardship she has experienced, she said: “ The burden is too much. I sell drinks and confectionery at event centers . The little money I make is not enough to take care of him,” she added.
The Father said, “I am ready to take up the responsibility. His mother and I have been talking. My greatest surprise is that the grandmother is pushing it to this level. I have told the mother that with my little strength, I will see what I can do. I will take up my responsibility.
“Spiritually, I have my reasons for not talking to the grandmother. I don’t have any problem with the boy and his mother. But I thank God I have the heart of God; I have put father everything behind me. When I saw his picture, I was dumbfounded because I have not seen him for a long time. I want to see him and by July or August, I will do that. But if they want the best for the boy, attacking the father is not the best option.” Father Who Abandons His Son For 10 Years Says He Is Now Ready To See Him
“I am not doing any salary work. I work in Port Harcourt as a contractor; it is the payment of a work that I did that is keeping me in Lagos.”
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