Ogoni women in Rivers State staged a peaceful protest today May 26th, over what they termed the ”continuous detention” of the manager of Prudent Hotel, on of the hotels that was demolished under the order and supervision of the state governor, Nyesom Wike, on May 10.
The Rivers state government had earlier on Monday May 25, announced that Bariledum Azoroh, the manager of the demolished hotel, amongst the 27 new cases of coronavirus recorded in the State. Azoroh and the other patients has been taken into isolation.
This report was countered by the owner of the hotel , Promise Gogorobari, who claimed Azoroh is hale and hearty and is currently being detained illegally.
The protesting women who were seen carrying different placards, demanded Azoroh’s immediate release from the state’s Isolation center.
See photos of the protesting women below;
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