Woman sells unborn child in Anambra


29-year-old Miss Chidimma Okorie from Amasiri, Ebonyi State, yesterday, stunned people at the headquarters of the Anambra State Police Command in Awka, when she revealed that she had already sold her unborn child for N100,000.

The unmarried mother of five also admitted to stealing two three-year-old boys at Umuoji in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, with the connivance of two medical doctors operating private hospitals in the area.

The two medical doctors, Emmanuel Tobechukwu and Cosmos Ugorji, who the police described as accomplices in child trafficking, were also helping the police in their investigations.

Chidimma according to the Vanguard said she had sold two children since she was introduced into the “business” by a woman she identified as an Evangelist.

Speaking she said, “I sold the two children for N50,000 each. I am pregnant and the madam (Evangelist) said when I deliver my baby, she would buy it for N100,000. I have five children, but I am not married. I have not sold any of my children, but I have sold two children, starting with the child of a pastor last month.”

She added that the two medical doctors who were helping her in the trafficking already had a ready market through a nurse, who is still at large.

She alleged that the Evangelist brought her along with two other girls from Ebonyi State to Anambra State and took them to a shrine in Asaba where their blood samples were collected for a ritual so that they would not reveal to anybody the type of business they were into.

However, Dr Ugorji insisted that he had neither seen her before nor done any transaction with her.

He maintained that one nurse, now at large, was coming to his hospital, located at Awada, Obosi, near Onitsha, for blood …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper