the lady who shared the story
A Lagos-based caterer identified simply as Adepeju, who cooks food for events, has narrated her horrific ordeal at the hands of a client outside Lagos state.
The young lady revealed that she and her workers were made to sleep in the open in an uncompleted building after being promised by the client that they would be given accommodation.
She revealed that her client reportedly said they she could not allow them to sleep in her boys quarter’s because they were strangers, and they decided to sleep outside.
Here is how she shared her story below;
“The Horrible Story Behind This picture,, Was Called For A job Outside Lagos, meet With the client and all went smoothly, before I left the meeting I asked please ma since We coming 2days ahead hope we getting accommodation she smile and said why not yes,, left Lagos and arrived at the state,,
1st we were delayed for 1 hour before entering the compound, what is happening gate man said madam ask him not open the gate for anyone until she is awake,, I was like mogbe I just spoke to her not to long,, fast foward, we got in and sat for 30min to relax before we bring all our equipment down.
Madam came out and said she can’t allow us cook in her compound, that she has an uncompleted building around the corner,, which is one of her properties, that we should move all our stuff there, I said OK ma no problem,, we moved there, 7pm 8pm 9pm until 10pm dey brought one generator to give us light to work and pump water, nah my work nah weytin I go do.
We finished every by 12,30am time to sleep because tomorrow is another working day for us,, called madam she said we will be sleeping in the uncompleted building,, with Bush Bush Bush everywhere,, I scream Jesus oooooooo.
She said because she can’t allow us stranger sleep in her boys quarter or in her compound,, tears drop down my eyes,, I walk around the place with our driver to look for opc around and pay them to come stay with us, no one was available.
I went on my knees and started praying with all my workers wath will I do, my father is not Dangote or Bill Gate, am hustling so I will accept it that way, I said OK let us tell stories and be gisting till 4am they all laugh and said madam good idea oooooooo.
Meanwhile I was already falling from the chair because I was really tired, I just sight one lron bench I quickly lay down on it like this on the floor where different insects wey crawling with grass and alot was going Tru my mind as poor man pikin wey I be nah.. I said all is well e go better one day.
Dear customers please treat entrepreneurs like human we are not animals we working to make means, we not working to flash on Instagram,, pity our hustle and support us.”
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