Mr Eze Onyebuchi and his wife, Mrs. Oluchi Eze, husband and wife in Ogun state have been arrested by the Ogun state police command for selling their last born, a newly born child at the rate of ₦50,000.
After their act was reported to the police at Ode Remo divisional headquarters, that the couple who live at Ayegbami street Ilara Remo were arrested, on the 16th of December. They both confessed that they willingly sold their one-month-old baby to a woman who is now at large.
The Dpo Ode of the Remo Police division, CSP Olayemi Fagbohun, detailed his detectives to the area where the couple was arrested and brought to the station.
Confirming the incident to newsmen, the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Abimbola Oyeyemi, said on interrogation, the suspects explained to the police that, it was one Mrs. Ruth Obajimi, who directed the yet to be identified buyer to them.
They stated further that the woman came to them on the 14th of December 2021, and told them that she is from a human rights office and that she will help them to foster their child. The woman then gave them the sum of fifty thousand nairas and they handed over the baby to her despite not knowing her from Adam.