By Emmanuel Iheaka, OWERRI
Police in Imo State have arrested a 55-year-old woman, Mrs. Chinyere Ohanyere, popularly known as Madam Chichi, for allegedly buying a set of twins.
A source, who pleaded anonymity, told Vanguard on Thursday that Ohanyere was arrested on Tuesday at Graceland Estate, Owerri, following a tip-off.
Ohanyere, a native of Oguta Local Government Area of the state, allegedly pretended to have given birth to the twins on September 3 at Irete in Owerri West Local Government Area of the state.
READ ALSO: How we made money selling children we stole — Suspects
The source said the suspect was arrested alongside an alleged accomplice, Adaeze Ohanyere, and one other person, while the twins, a boy and girl, were recovered.
“The operatives of the command got a tip-off, stormed her house and arrested them.
“She claimed she gave birth to the twins on September 3 at Irete.
“But when she was subjected to medical examination, it was discovered…
Source: Vanguard Newspaper