A housekeeper sustains multiple injuries after allegedly being assaulted by her employer in Delta state for mistakenly breaking a frame.
The assault on one Mrs Blessing Enuewegu was confirmed by the human rights activist, Comrade Israel Joe, in a Facebook post on Sunday, November 20, 2022.
According to Isreal, the housekeeper works for a wealthy 52-year-old man in Ekpan, the Uvwie Local Government Area of the state.
The married housekeeper revealed that she was mercilessly beaten and bitten on the hand by her employer.
“A woman Mrs. Blessing enuewegu who is a househelper to a 52 years old wealthy man in Jocceco drive Ekpan, Delta State was yesterday beaten mercilessly by her rich boss because she mistakenly broke a frame in the sitting room,” the post read.
“The case has been reported to the Ekpan Divisional Headquarters of the Nigeria Police, Delta State Command and we urge the DPO CSP Bulus Rimamchirika Musa who is already on the issue to champion this course of justice by arresting and charging him accordingly.
“I spoke the woman a while ago and she is recuperating and I also spoke to the DPO who said he will stop at nothing to ensure justice is done. We will give update shortly on the development,” he added.