Over the weekend, a photo of a toddler with fresh tribal marks went viral on social media.
Following the news, Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye posted on his Twitter handle that he will be sponsoring a bill to stop tribal marks, adding that National Identity Card is enough to identify where an individual is from.
“This barbaric act must stop. National Identity card is enough to identify where individuals come from. Support my bill to stop this,” he wrote.
He tweet gathered lots of support from Twitter users: