A woman identified as Ngozi Akakem was locked behind bars after she was arraigned in a court in Owerri, Imo state,after she attacked her friend for sleeping with her husband.
The suspect identified physically attacked her friend named Nkiru over allegations of having sexual relations with her husband.
Nkiru was beaten mercilessly by Ngozi who also stripped her naked and filmed the embarrassing incident which went viral online.
According to reports, Ngozi came to Nkiru’s house with thugs and humiliated the victim at gunpoint and allegedly tried blackmailing her to pay to deter the release of the video.
Unfortunately, the video of the attack revealing Nkiru’s nudity was released and social media went agog.
This sparked a media outrage which led to the #JusticeforNkeiru movement and ultimately the prosecution of Ngozi Akakem in the court of law where she was slammed with a 10 count charges.
According to Dorothy Njemanze, the court has granted her bail to the tune of one million Naira and must get a level 16 officer to surety her as the matter has been adjourned to 28th of March, 2019.
She was remanded in prison over failure to meet her bail conditions.