A man whose name was identified as Ame Edjeket,41 years of age has been arrested for caging his wife with whom he has eight children for over three years on the basis that she is a witch and responsible for all his misfortune.
According to reports, the woman Gladys was said to have been kept in a room where she is not allowed to go out from instead she is made to urinate and got to private inside the same room where she was made to sleep.
Human rights activist, Harrison Gwamnishu who brought the case to the limelight stated that, the man got his wife pregnant three times while he caged her in the room.
Ame when arrested by the police revealed that he decided to send her wife to the family after finding out she was a witch but her own family rejected her which lead to him keeping her in a room all by herself.
The victim (Gladys) is currently receiving medical attention at the Orerokpe General hospital in Delta state which is in Nigeria.
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