Global rights body, Amnesty International, called on the police to immediately take action against the 41-year-old Adamawa North lawmaker, Senator Elisha Abbo, over a video showing him beating up a shop attendant at a sex toy shop in Abuja.
In a series of tweets, the global rights body called om Nigeria Police to investigate the for alleged assault on staff of an adult shop he patronizes in Abuja.
“Amnesty International is calling on Nigeria Police
@PoliceNG to investigate Senator Elisha Abbo (Adamawa North) for alleged assault on staff of an adult shop he patronizes in Abuja. Video of the senator assaulting women is widely available for police to act: #Nigeria @NGRSenate
“Senator Elisha Abbo, in company of 3-women, in an adult shop in Abuja assaulted women wildly in the presence of police
@PoliceNG. This must be investigated. Victims of his violence must get justice. @MBuhari @ProfOsinbajo @NGRSenate @femigbaja @UN @unwomenafrica #Nigeria
“Reports say, Senator Elisha Abbo threatened to unleash more violence on the women if the incidence got to the public. It is responsibility of police
@PoliceNG to now protect victims from further of his violence. This must be investigated. The senator must face justice. @UN_Women
“Senator Elisha Abbo is not above the law. Police
@PoliceNG must investigate allegations against him. Victims of his assault must get justice. @MBuhari @ProfOsinbajo @NGRSenate @unwomenafrica @WRAPANG @stelladamasus @FakhuusHashim @obyezeks @FunkeBaruwa @buky @AishaYesufu“.