Couple Arrested For Buying 10-Year-Old Girl

Couple Arrested For Buying 10-Year-Old Girl

A couple has been allegedly arrested for buying a 10-year-old girl identified as Favour Asuqwo in Onitsha, Anambra State.

The couple didn’t not only buy the child but changed her name from Favour Asuqwo to Faith Ezeukwu.

The victim was said to have been sold for eight hundred thousand naira (N800,000) to the suspects after being stolen from Akwa Ibom, in the year 2018.

Haruna Mohammed, the police spokesman, said, “Anyone with useful information about the rescued child should report at the nearest police station Onitsha or contact PPRO Anambra State Command headquarters, Akwa, on the phone number 08060970639 to enable the victim's biological parents or close relatives identify her.”

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