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How Police Recovered Five-month-old Baby Sold By Own Biological Mother For N500k

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Ebonyi State Police Command has recovered a five-month-old baby sold by her biological mother to a maternity home operator for N500,000.

The 20-year-old mother, Ola Echegbu Chima, was arrested last week alongside her lover and father of the baby, Jonah Ogbuagu.

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Ola gave birth to the baby in April 2022 at Obigbo, Rivers state, conspired with Ogbuagu and sold the baby to Elechi Ann Mma, owner of the maternity home.

The State Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Garba, who confirmed the development in a statement signed by spokesperson of the command, SP Chris Anyanwu, said the baby has been handed over to the biological mother for care and upkeep, pending further developments.

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“Ola Echegbu Chima, a 20yr old girl, a native of Amangwu Edda in Afikpo-South L.G.A was impregnated out of wedlock in the year, 2021, by Jonah Ogbonna Ogbuagu of same address,” the statement read.

“On 12th April 2022, she put to bed, but a few days after sold the child to Elechi Ann Mma, owner of a local maternity home and native of Ezi Okpani, Evuma village in Afikpo North LGA of Ebonyi State, who was already arrested for another offense of child-trafficking.

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“So on behalf of Ebonyi State police command, I am handing over the baby recovered through the joint efforts of SP Philip Agu-led Crack Squad and SP Miliscent Amad-led D7 team of detectives attached to the SCIID in Abakaliki, back to his biological mother, Ola Echegbu Chima for care and upkeep pending further developments,” he said.

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(Gory sight) TRENDING: Watch moment two soldiers, one civilian were allegedly shot dead in Anambra

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A video clip has emerged online showing how a civilian and two soldiers were alley shot dead by unknown gunmen in Anambra on Wednesday.

Naijablitznews.com reports details about the incident remains still sketchy as at the time of filing this report.

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BREAKING: Tension in Oyo as gunmen attack police station, kill divisional officer, suspect

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By Francesca Iwambe

There is tension in the Ibarapa North Local Government Area of Oyo State as yet-to-be-identified gunmen on Tuesday night attacked Igangan Police Station, killing the Divisional Crime Officer (DCO) and a suspect who was detained in the station.

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A top police source in the station confirmed the incident, saying that the Divisional Police Officer (DPO), an Inspector and some suspects were seriously injured with gunshots during the attack.

Also confirming the incident, the Oyo State Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO), SP Adewale Osifeso, said that “The Commissioner of Police is on his way to the place. We are already in Oke Ogun as we speak. I will get back to you when we get there.”

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It will be recalled that Igangan is where the Yoruba Nation agitator, Sunday Adeyemo, popularly known as Igboho, evicted the Fulani leader, Alhaji Saliu Abdulkadir and his people.

Igboho, who is one of the protagonists in the whole crisis of Fulani eviction, is still on trial in Cotonou, Benin Republic after he was arrested on July 19, 2021, while attempting to travel to Germany.

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Since then, he has remained on trial despite efforts by some Yoruba nation agitators to secure his release.

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HAPPENING NOW: Unidentified Gunmen Clash With Soldiers In Anambra State( Video)

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Information reaching naijablitznews.com indicates that Unknown Gunmen Clash With Nigerian Soldiers at Nkwelle In Anambra State

According to source, Unknown Gunmen overpower Soldiers in uniform, killed two while leaving many injured

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