A Lagos househelp identified as Franca Amaha, has been arrested by the Police in state after she allegedly robbed her employee just 6 hours after resumption.
The Police disclosed that Amaha from Cross Rivers State approached an employment agent for a domestic job on July 24, 2019.
She reportedly used a fake name, address and guarantor and was assigned to her employee, one Mrs Taiye at Masha area of Surulere, Lagos.
She however robbed them of about N1.6million in foreign currency, same day she resumed employment.
In her confessional statement, she said:
I gave her a fake name and address because I have the intention of stealing from her. I got to her house around noon and we went to the airport around 3:30pm to pick her sister. I opened her (sister’s) bag and took money from it.
“I stole six $100 notes, five pieces of £20, five pieces of $20 and £100. I changed $100 and made my hair with it and bought a pair of sleepers. I changed the remaining money to naira and deposited it into my account. I stole her money because I got a call from my village that my mother was sick. Please help me beg her to forgive me.”