Ishaq Abuzaire
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Khyra Ishaq's father hopes her death is not in vain

The natural father of seven-year-old Khyra Ishaq, who starved to death, has condemned the role of child protection services in her care.

Ishaq Abuzaire said the social workers did not carry out their jobs properly, and Khyra's case was closed - indicating that she was safe and well when she was not.

He said he hoped Khyra's death was not in vain and that justice was done.

  • 27 Jul 2010
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