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Police arrests child traffickers in Abia State

Operatives of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, based at Obehie, Abia State, on Dec. 4th, arrested one Rowland Egbe from Imo River, Ukwa West L.G.A, Abia State.


According to a statement released on Wednesday, November 7th and signed by spokesperson of the Command, ASP Nta Ogbonnaya, the 30-year-old was arrested in connection with the abduction of a 4-year-old boy, Uzuoba Obinna, with the intention of selling him to one Mrs. Chioma Ohajinmmadu, who was also nabbed.


Mrs Ohajinmmadu, 50, of Aba, Abia State, specializes in the trafficking of children and also bought a male child from him two weeks ago. The suspects were paraded at the police Headquarters on Wednesday.

The boy was rescued and has been reunited with the parent. (Pictured) The suspects are helping the Police in their investigation to locate and rescue other children that might have been abducted.

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