A 50-year old woman, Lydia Joel who was serving a 7-year jail term at the Jos Prison over a missing wrapper has regained her freedom after over two years, courtesy of the CEO of Stanel Group, Mr Stanley Uzochukwu.
According to a heart-touching narration by Lydia, she was working for a man (name withheld) as a house help when her madam gave her some clothes, including a George wrapper to wash on the faithful day, but unfortunately, one of the wrappers got missing on the line.
“My madam gave me clothes to wash and I washed them. But in the evening when I gathered the clothes, the George wrapper was missing from the clothes on the line. That was the beginning of my problem. The woman said I stole the cloth; I said I was not the one, but she didn’t believe me.
“She called the police to arrest me and because she has money to influence the police, I was charged to court with different count charges.
“That was how I was eventually charged to court and jailed for 7…