78-yr-old woman abandoned at Lagos Int’l Airport by her children
A 78-year-old woman, Mrs Bernice Ikerionwu was Thursday found in a stranded situation at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos by a passenger.
Mrs Ikerionwu was said to have arrived Lagos since Monday, 13th August by 5pm on Lufthansa airline with no money, phone or contact of a relation.
According to a Facebook post, the woman was found by one Bimpe Kemi who saw her lamenting her sad situation and informed airport security.
However, when contacted by Aviation Security Official, her daughter, Chinwe Irabor nee Ikerionwu who supposedly booked her flight insisted that her mother has been picked from the airport by one of her brothers at Ajegunle, adding that as a matter of fact, that her mother spent the night at her son’s place.
The Facebook post reads “Please, this 78 years woman, Mrs Benice Ikerionwu arrived Lagos Int Airport on Lufthansa airline on Monday 13/8/18 around 5pm and has been stranded there as she had no money,phone nor contact of relation on her as at late night that day. She told us that her son Chimezie Ikerionwu was coming from Abuja to pick her on arrival but he was no where to be found as she was crying like a baby when one Bimpe kemi an arrived passenger noticed her and reported to Airport Security and was with her at Tango city and Servicom elderly lounge all through the night and also gave her money to eat when leaving in the morning.
“Yesterday her daughter, Chinwe Irabor nee Ikerionwu was contacted through her phone numbers got from the Airline as she booked her mother’s ticket, but she refuse to cooperate with the Aviation security official who called her by not disclosing her two Brothers living at Ikeja and Ajegunle numbers to him instead she claimed that they had picked her and that she slept at the son’s house at Ajegunle.
“Please Isiala Mbano indigenes or anyone that knows Chinwe Irabor, Chimezie or any of the Ikerionwus should call them to come to Lagos International Airport and pick their mother who has been stranded. They should come to Tango City and pick her.”