A 25-year-old woman identified as Nmesoma Okafor has been arraigned for allegedly brutalizing her 10-year-old househelp leading to her death in Anambra.
Okafor is said to have brutalized Kosisochukwu Oko on February 13, 2021 by hitting her head on an iron window protector and striking her head with a rod which lead to her death.
Rights activist, Gwamnishu Emefiena Harrison who served an update on the case alleged that they rejected N2 million to drop the case.
The case has been adjourned till April 28.
Emefiena wrote: “#Justice4Kosi. I don’t know how we did it, with our collective voice we followed up to make sure the Police charge NMESOMA OKAFOR to court for MURDER.
“Be informed that we rejected 2million naira offer to back off from this case.
“Madam Mmesoma is now in PRISON custody for the murder of her 10 year old maid.
“To Nmesoma committee of friends who are going round threatening our volunteers, please read the charge and see how little Kosi was murdered by your beloved friend.
“By hitting her head on iron window protector and striking her head with a rod which caused her death”.
“We at Behind Bars Family will follow till the end and make sure justice is served.
“Special thanks to Inspector General of Police CRU head ACP Ishaku for working with us on this very case.
“PLEASE WHAT IS THE PENALTY FOR MURDER? The court will decide.
“Next adjourned date is 28th April, 2021.”