By Wisdom Nwedene, Abakaliki
A Fake blind woman whose name is yet to be identified has been apprehended in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State Capital.
9NEWS NIGERIA learnt that the fake blind woman was arrested by SA to Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State on Mineral Resources & Environmental Management.
According to an eyewitness who shared the report to 9News Nigeria correspondent, the woman who hails from Imo State always beg for “alms at Union Bank Junction in Abakaliki.”
According to him,” It’s her usual practice to apply ‘Rob’ ointment on her eyes, her eyes responds to the stimuli, she keeps it shut while one of her little children leads her by the hand!”
“She reapplies the balm when its effect on her eyes seem to be waning”.
As at the time of filing this report, the Governor’s Aide has conveyed the woman to old Government house.