The politician identified as Hon. Chief Friday Eluro, a high chief from Owanta area and a special assistant to the Delta state governor, ordered that the woman be tied up, stripped naked and beaten by the youths as seen in a viral video posted online.
Activist Prince Harrison Gwamnishu, who confirmed that the politician has been arrested and is currently detained at the Delta state CID in Asaba, further disclosed that the assault victim identified Dada is a mother of one and alleged to be mentally unstable. It is also alleged that Hon. Eluro has been sacked by the Delta state governor, over the shameful assault on the woman.
Recall that we reported that the viral video shared online, captured moment the lady was stripped naked, tied up and paraded round the community for insulting a politician. Facebook user Happy Omorogie who shared the story, wrote;
My good people of Ika Youth Congress, this regrettable incidence happened in Ika land according to source of the information, one Hon. Eluro from Owanta ordered his boys to humiliate this woman on the ground of insulting him, no matter what, her rights mustn’t be violated, we are not in Afghanistan or Saudi Arabia. justice must be served