Her Brother Accuses Hotel Management And Police Of Cover-up
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The lifeless body of a 21-year-old woman identified as Esther Isaac has been found in an Abuja hotel on a blood-soaked bedsheet and her brother accused the hotel management and police of a cover-up.
It was gathered that on February 25, 2022, the deceased, Esther Isaac Asuquo lodged in Room 901 at Agete Hotel in the Gwarinpa area of the FCT., but didn’t make it out of the hotel alive.
From her photos shared online by Behind Bars Initiative showed blood on her face, her lips, and on the bedsheets. Her eye was also black and swollen.
According to her brother who is said to be her only surviving relative since their parents died years ago, accused the police of intimidating him to drop the case after he left Calabar for Abuja to ask questions about his sister’s death.
He claimed the police told him that his sister died a shameful death and they encouraged him to quietly bury her.
He also accused Agete hotel of refusing to release CCTV footage. He said they claimed the CCTV was bad on the day of the incident.
He called for justice for his sister and said he wants answers from the hotel but the only thing they have told him is that his sister came into the hotel with someone.
Director-General of Behind Bars Initiative, Harrison Gwamnishu has called for the hotel to be shut down and that the entire management should be taken in for questioning.