WE DON’T KNOW WHAT TO TELL OUR BABIES ABOUT THEIR FATHERS—Libyan returnees with fatherless babies


Their names are Joy and Testimony. Both of them are two weeks old. Baby Testimony was so named because her mother said she passed through a lot of stress before her birth, while baby Joy, according to her mother, “is the joy of my heart”.

Both babies are examples of children returning from Libya without their fathers. What makes their stories sad is the fact that they may never see their fathers again. Their mothers are among the 373 Edo State-born returnees from Libya.

Unlike the previous batches of returnees taken care of by the International Organisation in Migration (IOM),…

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