Two Nigerian girls have reportedly been killed by their employers in Saudi Arabia.
The ladies have been trafficked to Saudi Arabia to work as maids in totally different households. They have been each killed inside an area of two weeks after being bodily assaulted by their respective bosses.
In line with Satellite tv for pc Occasions, the primary Nigerian lady to be murdered was by identify Omotayo who till her dying in June 2018 labored as a migrant home employee in Riyadh. Earlier than her dying in June 2018, Omotayo despatched pictures of her battered self to a gaggle she belonged to known as Sturdy Nigerian Women – a solidarity group created by Nigerian migrant home staff in Saudi Arabia. She narrated to them the most recent incident of battery in the fingers of the Saudi household she labored for. She opened as much as the group that she was being owed salaries and made to eat leftover meals and when she protested, she was overwhelmed.
In the identical month that she despatched the message to the group, she died, allegedly in the fingers of her workers.
One other Nigerian named Shola, was additionally allegedly killed by her boss in Saudi Arabia, in response to Adeola Oladipo, one other housemaid in the Sturdy Nigeria Women Group.
Shola has been continuously assaulted and starved by her sponsor in Saudi Arabia. At any time when she calls for for meals they might at all times beat her up and he or she turned so slim like any individual with HIV.
In the future her male boss got here as common to beat her whereas she was doing chores in the kitchen. The beating turned so extreme she needed to defend herself with a knife. Within the course of the knife reduce her boss and her sponsor hit her on the neck and he or she collapsed. When the boss noticed that Shola was dying, he rushed her to the hospital the place he mentioned she out of the blue fell sick. A number of days later, the Nigerian gave up the ghost in the hospital.