Pastor jailed for trafficking African child ‘slaves’

Religion has long condoned slavery.  I guess magic invisible sky daddy had better things to do than intercede in this case.

From BBC News:

18 March 2011

A church pastor has been jailed for 11 and a half years after being found guilty of trafficking children into the UK for use as domestic “slaves” at her home in Barking, east London.

Lucy Adeniji brought two children and a 21-year-old woman to the UK from Africa illegally and used them as servants.

She was convicted of 17 different counts at Isleworth Crown Court.

The mother-of-five is the first person to be jailed for trafficking children into the UK for domestic servitude.

In a case that has been likened to modern-day slavery, Adeniji smuggled the three victims into Britain on false passports, and used them as servants at her home in Ray Gardens, Barking.

An illegal immigrant herself, Adeniji, 44 – originally from Nigeria – had told the victims’ parents they would have a better life in the UK, but instead viciously beat them if they failed to please her.

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One Response to “Pastor jailed for trafficking African child ‘slaves’”

  1. Andrea B. Says:

    She must have been doing gods work.

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