Overseas Filipino Workers are facing a tough and difficult life while working in another country just to provide the financial needs of their family and loved ones. They are seeking to give a better life in the future that is why most of them were forced to leave the country and earn a large amount of cash for their loved ones.
Filipino workers are enduring the loneliness and pain of being away from their family and friends. They are determined to endure the hardship that comes with their jobs to earn money. They are willing to give up their happiness and comfort to earn money for their loved ones.
Employer Forces the OFW
However, there are some OFWs who are still struggling with their cruel employers who are maltreating and abusing them. Here is a story of a Filipino, who is working as a domestic helper in Kuwait, who uploaded videos of herself to seek help to escape her employer.
According to Facebook user JA NA and Facebook page OFW CCTV, Jania Dati Adil, a domestic helper in Sabah, Al Nazer, Kuwait, is crying and pleading to be rescued. In a video she recorded, she explained how her employer slapped her several times on multiple occasions.Jania also recalled how her employers are forcing her to go back to her family in the Philippines but she needs to pay for her plane tickets. According to her, she needs to stay for another month so she can pay for her transportation.
Gustung gusto ko na umuwi ngunit wala akong magawa.
She’s afraid to seek help from the authorities, fearing that her employers will turn the tables against her. The only means she knows to escape her abusive employers is to through social media.
Watch Jania’s video and the rest of her story here: