S*x workers in Anambra State have threatened to starve policemen who disparage them over affirmed harassment and capture of their partners in major urban communities of the state.
One of the s*x workers, basically recognized as Kaamsi, who asserted to be a pioneer of the gathering in Umunze in the Orumba South Local Government Area of the state, revealed to Saturday PUNCH on Friday that her members in the state had chosen to starve policemen.
Kamsi, a leader of the gathering of whores, said they would start the choice as from Monday one week from now.
“These policemen constitute over 50 per cent of our customers, yet they come here at the garden to harass and intimidate us on daily basis.
“About two days ago, no fewer than 10 of our members here were arrested and taken to SARS office. They were maltreated and so dehumanised before they were granted bail and asked to pay through their noses before they regained freedom.
“This happens on daily basis here in Umunze, Onitsha, Awka, Nnewi, Ekwulobia, everywhere. So, we have decided that none of our members would ‘serve’ any policeman here in Umunze and the entire state.”
“We know them; we know almost all our customers. They don’t need to come to us in their uniforms to be identified.
“Brother, let me tell you, we get information here. All big men that come here, we know them up to their family level.”
Saturday PUNCH accumulated that about seven days back, the Anambra Police Command assaulted houses of ill-repute in different urban communities in the state and captured no less than 120 people.
As per our source, the police assaulted Morning Star Hotel, Amawbia, Awka South Council Area, capturing around 20 people.
The source additionally said that on Sunday, the police assaulted Happiness Hotel in Amanwayi, Amawbia at about twelve, capturing around six ladies asserted to be whores.
The source additionally affirmed that the police likewise attacked Dot4 Hotel, Mgbakwu and Bolin Hotel Nise, and in addition another inn in Ogidi, in the Idemili North Council Area, where around 60 people were captured.
Different territories attacked were Amansea, Umunze, Onitsha and Ihiala.
“The suspects were raided and bailed with N10,000 each. The police have used such raids for making money.”