A woman, Itakpom Wadda, has been arrested in Kano state for allegedly buying a baby for N20,000. Operatives of the state police arrested Wadda after she bought a child from a prostitute who recently put to bed in Sabon Gari area of the state.
It was reported that the police got a tip-off about the transaction and she was immediately arrested.
When she was interrogated, she said she bought the baby for a couple in Port Harcourt, Rivers state who were in need of a child.
The suspect, the prostitute and one other person are now in police custody.