Traffickers who specialize in moving children from Jos to Rivers arrested

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Nigeria police

By Chinedu Adonu

The police command in Enugu state said they have rescued nine kids from two suspected child traffickers who specialize in moving children from Plateau State in North Central zone to River State in South-South zone.

Parading the two suspects in Enugu, the state Commissioner of Police, Mr Ahmed Abdurrahman, said that the suspects were intercepted trafficking nine children on Jan. 4 in a luxury bus coming from the Northern part of the country.

Abdurrahman said that they were intercepted at Orba Check-point in Udenu council area of the state by army troops on “Operation Atilogwu Udo 1’’ exercise then.

He noted that the army authorities, however, handed over the victims [children] and suspects to the command for further investigation.

According to him, a total of nine children, including four girls and five boys aged between two and 13 years, were recovered from the suspected child traffickers.

He gave the name of the child trafficker as Mrs Rebecca Nwachi,…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper