The Lagos State Police arraigned 34-year-old Chineye Nwankwo earlier than an Ikeja Magistrate Court on Monday November 25, for allegedly promoting her one-day-old baby for N300,000.
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The baby’s mom was arraigned alongside the customer recognized as 49-year-old Happiness Bini, who was charged with illegal adoption of a baby.
Nwankwo and Bini who’re dealing with a three-count-charge of conspiracy, little one trafficking and illegal adoption, pleaded not responsible to the costs. Police prosecutor, ASP Ezekiel Ayorinde stated they have been arrested after receiving info that Bini was in possession of a new child suspected to have been stolen.
The defendants have been granted bail within the sum of N200,000 every with two sureties in like sum. Their sureties should be gainfully employed and have proof of two years’ tax fee to the Lagos State Government.
Chief Magistrate, Mrs B. O. Osunsanmi adjourned the case till February 3, 2020 for substantive hearing.