Cruel Story of Human Trafficking of a Kenyan Girl in Lebanon

Video Source: KBC April 1st 2012

The young Victoria Wambui was trafficked to Lebanon last year in June. While there, she passed through horrendous experiences. Victoria’s mother  is suffering from stroke, hence when the chance appeared to get a job presented itself, Victoria embraced it with the hope that she will find resources to help her mother.

While in Lebanon, she was not paid for her first two months;  as this money was paid to the Lebanese agents. She had not been informed of this earlier. She was being beaten with heavy electric wires. Her legs as a result started swelling and oozing water. She was on various occasions denied food. At one time she was strangled until she passed out.

Well, what Victoria passed through was such inhuman. We just ask ourselves, which person would treat another person like this? For sure Middle East governments should act too against their own citizens who have little humanity in their hearts. On the other hand, where are the civil societies in these countries to speak for these “poor slaves“??

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. Fatuma Ali
    Apr 04, 2012 @ 22:28:33

    Its so sad. Makes me wonder what the role of the Kenyan embassies in some countries is. Is it that they put investments above the lives of their citizens? Because I believe that if really there are legitimate jobs in some countries, the representing embassy should at least know something about it.
    It also amazing on how inhuman we can be. We can only hope for a better time and for justice too.

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