Akwa Ibom State :Police Foil Attempt by traffickers to sell year-old baby
The police in Akwa Ibom State have foiled an attempt by child trafficking syndicate to sell a 3 year-old baby girl.
The traffickers, male and female, were arrested at about 5:5pm today, at IBB roundabout, Uyo as they were about boarding keke to unknown destination.
According to eyewitness, who gave her name as Idongesit , the traffickers were apprehended following a tip-off by a “concerned” Nigerian who monitored them from the point they abducted the girl.
She said the innocent girl was having a summer lesson in school when the syndicate abducted her.
The police have taken the traffickers to one of the police stations in Uyo.