A Nigerian woman who was accused of witchcraft and allegedly caged by her husband and his family in Delta has been rescued and currently receiving treatment.

According to the Human right activist, Gwamnishu Emefiena Harrison who shared the story on Facebook, the mother of eight was locked up by her supposed husband and his family members for over three years, after she was accused of being a witch.

He further revealed that, the woman spent the past four years of her life locked up in a room and was feeding only on bread.

It was learnt that the husband usually visits the cage, to have sex with her. Hence, She had three of their children while in the cage.

In his words,

“She 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.”

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  1. i just hope this case won’t be cover… how can you cage someone you giving doggy for more than 3years making babies,: very alarm but for the fact that the rest children didn’t ask about her make this case interesting..

    nigeria police with human right activist, do you job on these

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