Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has ordered government agencies to
investigate reports of a Lebanese employer assaulting a local woman resulting
in a miscarriage.
Special presidential adviser on media and publicity,
Reuben Abati, stated Jonathan had ordered Police, Ministers-Interior, Labour,
Women, Health and National Human Right Commission (NHRC) to institute a probe.
“President Jonathan shocked by reports of pregnant
Nigerian worker losing baby after being beaten up by Lebanese employer orders.
President Jonathan orders Police, Ministers-Interior, Labour, Women, Health and
National Human Right Commission (NHRC) to investigate for sanctions and
remedial action,” Abati stated.
It was established that Alice Ossai was the Cleaning Unit
Supervisor at Toppan Packaging Company Limited located on Ladipo Oluwole in
Ikeja Industrial Estate Lagos.
Her employer, Kaveh Noine, allegedly beat her up for
negligence of duty.
Osasai was said to have lost her pregnancy days after the
– CAJ News