A five year old child, was stolen from the mother on the 6th of February, in Emene Enugu State .One Chioma who claimed to be running a social home in Aba,Abia State stole the child on the 6th of febuary and sold the child the next day, 7th of February;to Mrs Ewulu, in Pretense of running a welfare home.
Ewulu ,from Agidi Anambara,admitted to buying the child for #470,000 from Chioma ,at a renown hospital in Abia.She said buying the child from a hospital convinced her the Business was legitimate ,her words:
“I was convinced the business was genuine, but never knew the child was stolen from the mother at Emene, Enugu.”
The child’s mother ,Philomina Godwin,lamented saying she was having a headache at the time and went inside to sleep for while ,leaving her child playing outside.She said:
“On that day, i was having headache and had decided to go inside my room to have a short sleep, leaving my baby outside playing,”
The Police acted so swiftly accosting Ewulu, in a church at Enugu State.She went to the church for thanksgiving when the police arrested her.EThe baby was recovered and handed to the mother that sunday.
Both culprits ;buyer and seller have been arraigned by the police and in custody.The seller was arrested on the 10th of February.
This is an eye opener to mothers who are particularly careless when it pertains their children or ward.