Richard Okpelibie, 23, the man rescued by actress Tonto Dikeh in Abuja, has narrated his ordeal.
Richard was thrown out of a speeding keke napep (tricycle) yesterday in Abuja and was rushed to the hospital by Tonto Dikeh.
He said that he was attacked after he entered the keke and was thrown out after he was robbed.
”I was going to look for a Senior friend who promised to assist me with the purchase of my Jamb form. On getting there he was out of Town. I decided to go back home(which Is dutse Alhaji), I Boarded a kekenapep with 1female in front and 3males including myself and the driver. Around Gudu district Abuja the men started hustling me, tore my clothes to search for money.Took my little broken down phone. Punched me and They sprayed something in my face and kicked me out of the moving keke. I couldn’t breathe as a result of my history with asthma as the spray ignited a seizure, having no inhaler cos am poor I collapsed.”
Tonto Dikeh revealed that Richard has been discharged and his medications have been paid for.
Richard was also treated to a great dinner, given pocket money to open an account, and pay his JAMB form, and also put in a secured Uber ride home.