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FG intervenes in case of family of 5 with mental disorder

The Federal Government has reportedly intervened in the case of a family of five who have been seen roaming the streets unkempt with possible mental disorder.

Channels TV reports that through the help of the government, the family is currently receiving medical care at a hospital in Calabar, the Cross River state capital.

The plight of the family first came to public attention when the man, known as Ben Ogar, his wife and three children were seen looking roaming the streets of his village in Bekwarra Local Government Area of the state.

Reports said Mr Ogah, has been battling a mental disorder known as schizophrenia.

It was also discovered that their two other children have been in the care of relatives.

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