Edo first lady assures physically challenged victim of justice


The First Lady of Edo State, Betsy Obaseki has decried the alleged inhuman treatment meted on a physically challenged man, Lucky Osarenkhoe by his family over the sale of a land belonging to his sister.

Betsy Obaseki who visited the visually impaired man at the Oredo Primary Health Centre in Benin City, assured the victim that his family members who locked him inside the family house without food for seven days will be made to face the full wrath of the law.

The Edo First Lady who was accompanied on the visit by the Commissioner for Youth and Gender Andrew Ewanta, said the case is now between the State Government and the family of the victim.

Earlier, the visually impaired man, Lucky Osarenkhoe who narrated his ordeal to Obaseki said his problem began when he refused to connive with his family members to sell a house belonging to his sister in the diaspora.

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