A man identified as Messix has shared a post on social media, about a popular food vendor known as Mama Aroma who was lurched and burnt alive for using water used in washing dead bodies to cook for consumers in Ughelli, Delat state.
He further stated that the woman was unfortunately identified by a mortuary attendant who saw earlier fetching the water from the mortuary, and out of curiosity decided to know were she was taking it to.
According to media reports ‘Mama Aroma’ got into trouble when the said mortuary man followed her to her joint in the market and raised an alarm, prompting the youth to subject her to instant injustice.
She was nicknamed ‘Mama Aroma’ and was well know in the area for preparing delicious meals that are in high demand, before her alleged death, the food vendor reportedly sold her Banga rice on a truck in the market where people form long queues to patronise her.
It is further reported that some residents who had consumed her food pounced on her and beat her up before setting her on fire.