The men attacked the woman claiming that she was dressed inappropriately. The woman was spotted walking on the street in Mushin, a town in Lagos.
The angry mob claimed the dress was too short. They argued with the woman to change into something more appropriate. When the woman ignored their request the men attacked her and undressed her.
The men then ripped her clothing apart so she could not put them back on, claiming that “it was better for her to go Unclad because her intentions were clear,” according to press reports in Lagos
According to a witness, the crowd gathered around the woman and forcibly undressed her. Her clothes were torn and thrown away ensuring that she had nothing to cover her body as a punishment for dressing provocatively.
“Most women in the town of Mushin, dress modestly, and everyone is expected to adhere to their standards,” Aminah , 62, from Kenya told nairatunes.blog.com.
Many people gathered to watch as the drama unfolded.
The woman was left on the floor with nothing to cover her body.
A Good Samaritan who witnessed the incident offered the woman a long dress so she could go home.
The victim’s mothers was warned not to let her daughter leave the house without her approval, according to press reports in Mushin.
i dont even know what to say , i dont even know who to blame, i know we have our own right, but i still know assume this girl was decent in her dressing… i dont think we will have this such story, girls pls help us to comb this world for good.