A Special Assistant to Delta State Governor, Ossai Ovie Success and others have reacted to the story of a Delta woman who was rescued by popular activist and humanitarian, Gwamnishu Harrison after her husband reportedly caged her for 3 years over allegations of being a witch.
The woman was reportedly caged in Orerokpe community in Delta state.
Sharing heartbreaking photos of the victim Harrison wrote;
“ACCUSED OF WITCHCRAFT AND CAGED FOR MORE THAN 3-YEARS IN OREROKPE, DELTA STATE. We received this few hours ago and we are currently in Orerokpe for her full REHABILITATION and the arrest and prosecution of all those involved in this despicable act.”
“All road leads to OREROKPE.STORYShe spent the last four years of her life locked up by her supposed husband. She was peeing and defecating in the same room where he fed her bread. Not the regular sweetened bread though. She gave the said man 8 children three of which she had while she was locked up by him in Orerokpe community.”
See heartbreaking photos below:
Reacting to the news and calling for his arrest, the Governor’s aide wrote: “The husband need to be arrestedPls we need more information”.
One Happiness Ugonna wrote: “I thought nothing could surprise me anymore this 2020 this one shocked me and brought tears to my eyes… For 3years you said? May the perpetrators never go unpunished “
Obinna Charles wrote: “So he tagged her a witch and still be impregnating her at will, that man needs to be behind bars for 600years with only bread as food”
Obiageli Oraka wrote: “He must be put in the same cage for five years and I mean it. Doesn’t she have a family?Chineke nna lei”