A girl believed to be a business intercourse employee has been arrested by the police in Ebonyi state for making an attempt to sell her baby for N40,000.
The 32-year-old girl recognized as Victoria Chukwube, was arrested whereas making an attempt to sell her four-month-old baby boy to elevate cash to begin a enterprise of promoting drinks.
Ebonyi state police spokesperson, Loveth Odah mentioned Chukwube was arrested following a tip off.
“So her identify is Chukwube Victoria, she instructed us she is a business intercourse hawker and that she has this baby which she carrying.
“She mentioned if she leaves right here she would proceed to look out for potential consumers.
“But we tried to speak to her and to make her see the worth of being a mom, however she refused.
“She even told us that if we allow her to go home with the baby she will throw the baby away and that she can’t tell who got her pregnant.”
Upon being interrogated, the woman refused to disclose her state of origin or native authorities however maintained that she doesn’t have the monetary means to care for the kid.
“I’m from Nigeria, 32 years outdated, a business intercourse hawker and my baby is simply 4 months outdated.
“I want to sell the baby at the rate of N40,000 to start up a business. I have a fridge and I reside at Ogbe Hausa in Abakaliki.”