Hunger in the Land: Father of 5 arrested for stealing plantain

Victor Okon arrested for stealing bunch of plantain

A married father-of-five has been arrested after stealing a bunch of unripe plantain in Afaha Atai, Akwa Ibom State.

A man has been arrested after stealing a bunch of unripe plantain in Akwa Ibom state.

The father-of-5 identified as Victor Okon, was apprehended and handed over to the police in Afaha Atai, Akwa Ibom State.

ALSO READ: 30-yr-old man remanded in prison for stealing yams, vegetable

Mr Okon was pictured handcuffed and being carted away in a police van as well as the stolen plantain which was tied to what seems to be his motorcycle.

Unfortunately, the state of the Nigerian economy has not made survival easy for the common man who have been reduced to stealing food supplies.

Okon who is married and has seven mouths to feed, including his own, is just one of many.

source

You may also like...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *