Police in River State has rescued a two-week-old baby after he was sold for N1.3 million(approximately GHC20,000) by a woman identified as his grandmother.
The woman identified as Antonio Amos by police, allegedly sold the child because his father has not settled her daughter’s bride price. The father of the child, Christian Duru however reported the woman to the police, leading to her arrest.
Joseph Mukan, the commissioner of police in that state, one Pauline Umoh has been arrested as well as another, Juliana Obiana in connection with the incident.
He however stated that investigations are on the way to arrest other involved.