A Wuse Zone Six Magistrates’ Court, Abuja, on Friday ordered the remand of a human rights activist, Prof. Zainab Duke Abiola at the Suleja correctional centre for alleged assault.
The police arraigned Abiola for alleged grievous assault of an orderly at her residence in the Garki area of Abuja on Tuesday.
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Police alleged that Abiola assaulted the female orderly simply identified as Insp. Teju Moses for refusing to carry out domestic chores at the activist’s house.
The varsity don was arrested alongside her housemaid, Rebecca Enechido, after a video clip of the incident surfaced on social media on Wednesday.
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