A 31-year-old Nigerian man in the person of Chijioke Chukwulota has allegedly lured his ex-girlfriend, stolen her twin babies, and sold them for N150,000 (approximately Gh¢ 2,278.51).
According to rumourmongers, Chukwulota had impregnated his former girlfriend and absconded, but when he received the news that she had been delivered of a set of twins, he invited her and the two months old babies.
It was gathered that he later stole his own babies from their mother and sold them to a 31-year-old woman, Tina Ibeato in Imo State.
The police spokesperson for Anambra State Police Command – SP Haruna Mohammed confirmed the incident and added that the suspect has been arrested — including Ibeato, who bought the babies, while the babies have also been retrieved.
The officer revealed; “On the 21/9/2020 at about 6:pm, following credible intelligence, police operatives attached to the Command Special Anti-cult unit(SPACS)arrested one Chijioke Chukwulota ‘m’ aged 31 years of Imo State but resides at Uruagu village, Nnewi.
The suspect lured his ex-girlfriend whom he allegedly impregnated and stole the children (twins baby girls) aged about two months on the 4/8/2020 after she gave birth to them through a cesarean section”.