The Nigerian lady put up for sale on Facebook by a Lebanese man identified as Wael Jerro has been rescued.
The disclosure was made by the chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa.
Dabiri-Erewa, who made the disclosure on his official Twitter page on Tuesday, April 28, said the young lady is now safely with officials of the Nigerian mission in Beirut.
Recall that on Thursday, April 23, NIDCOM announced that Jerro had been arrested by the Lebanese government.
He is being prosecuted for criminal sales of a human.
Jerro had written on Facebook in Arabic: “Domestic worker from Nigeria for sale with new legal documents. She’s 30 years old, she’s very active and very clean. Price: $1,000.”
In other news, a woman whose twins were abducted by gunmen on Saturday, April 25, has appealed to the abductors to pity her and release the kids, saying she waited for 12 years before she gave birth to them.
The gunmen stormed the home of a popular cleric, Sheik Taofeeq Akeugbagold, and abducted his set of twins from his home in Ibadan, Oyo State.