The Kastina State Police Command has arrested an 18-years-old sex worker, Aisha Idris for allegedly selling her 3months old baby for N200,000.
CP Usman Ali Abdullahi, Commission of Police, stated that the accused, Aisha Idris, conspired with a nurse, Ogugue OK, working with the Federal Medical Centre, who linked them up one Grace Ohoho, who bought the baby.
The police said, the baby whose name is Victor, was recovered from Grace Ohoho in Okuku village, Owerri, Imo State.
In a statement by the police; “information gathered has it that Aisha Idris gave birth three months ago at the Federal Medical Centre. She conspired with her friend, Hauwa, and a nurse working with the Centre, who linked them to one Joy Ihenamere to sell the baby for N200,000 to Grace Ohoho.
“The case was reported to the command on April 10. The persons are in the police custody.”
Grace Ohoho confessed, she bought the baby, and she has been childless for 18years now, hence the need.
Aisha Idris who hails from Rimi Local Government in Kastina State, said in an interrogation that she did not know what to do with the baby, was planning to abandon the baby, but came up with the idea to sell him.