Blind beggar starts seeing after being threatened with teargas in Delta state (photos)

Blind beggar starts seeing after being threatened with teargas in Delta state (photos)

It has just been reported that a female blind beggar miraculously regained her eye-sight after being threatened with teargas in Warri, Delta state.

It was added that the middle-aged woman was arrested by the police along with her little daughter.

The president of the Nigerian Child Welfare Fund, Joshua Omorere, disclosed that he has been warning fake blind beggars who stay around Jakpa junction to desist from deceiving innocent people.

Blind beggar starts seeing after being threatened with tear-gas in Delta state (photos)
Ada Nwakchukwu and her daughter at the police station
Source: UGC

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Omorere added that he has specially warned this woman to desist from the act, so he led a team of police officers to raid the junction and the woman was arrested with her daughter. Other beggars there took to their heels on seeing the police.

It was also reported that some of the police officers were convinced that the woman was truly blind after she and her daughter broke down in tears. But in getting to the police station and officers threatened to put teargas in her eyes, she regained her sight immediately.

She was identified as Ada Nwachukwu who came all the way from Orlu in Imo state to hustle for her daily bread. It was later gathered that these beggars make a minimum of N5,000 daily and has at the time Nwachukwu was arrested, she had already made N3,270.

Blind beggar starts seeing after being threatened with tear-gas in Delta state (photos)
Blind beggar Ada Nwachukwu starts seeing after being threatened with tear-gas in Delta state
Source: UGC

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Legit.ng once gathered that some women who reportedly pretend to be blind were recently arrested in Anambra state. They were also accused of allegedly using children who are not theirs to beg people for money. The fake blind beggars were busted by a taskforce team formed by the Anambra Ministry of Women Affairs, Social welfare and Children.

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