May 27, 2017 – Picture: Baby Girl Stolen From Young Mother, JSS3 Student At Birth Rescued From Child Traffickers
Police Detectives attached to Anti-kidnapping section of the Abia State Police Command have rescued a baby girl stolen from her mother at birth even as they are still searching for a second baby also stolen.
Akwa Ibom State Police Commissioner Leye Oyebade said a good citizen tipped them on the activities of some some young mothers identified as 17-year-old Ezinne Obiah and 18-year-old Abigail Udofia (the mother of the above baby)
“Both confessed to have sold their babies to one Esther Asuquo and her colleagues in Port Harcourt. We later recovered one of the babies, a three months old girl.” – Oyebade added
The mother of the baby, a JSS3 student in Aba said she was directed to one Esther Asuquo’s house where she delivered her baby. She was given N250,000 while the baby was sold for N800,000.