A young woman, Antonia Amos, sold her grandchild because she claimed her daughter’s babydaddy was yet to pay her bride price.
According to the police, Amos was arrested after the father of the baby, Christian Duru reported the case to the police.
The Commissioner of Police (CP), Joseph Mukan, said the suspect led the Detectives to Ukanafun LGA in Akwa-Ibom State where one Pauline Umoh was arrested. She later led the Police to Mgbidi in Imo State where the buyer, Juliana Obianwa was arrested and the baby recovered.
The CP said efforts and investigations are still on to arrest others involved in the crime.