Recently, there’s been an uptake in social media conversations regarding people’s experiences with domestic helps. Some good, some bad, some downright chilling. Some comments stood out for us:
– … happened to my sister’s friend. The help put a broomstick in that tiny hole in the child’s penis and the broomstick broke inside. I think they had to do a surgery or so for the little boy.
– Ran away at dawn after 3 weeks leaving my grandmother who had partial stroke all alone. This was after collecting one year salary in full.
– We have always had super nice ones. They practically become family. I guess it’s just a matter of how they are treated.
A horrible person will be horrible regardless of how they are treated.
The fact is that these stories have always been with us. We know someone it has happened to; we see them every other day in the news; and we move on, until it becomes our story.
Considering how far-reaching some of these experiences can be, we…
Source: Linda Ikeji