The Borno State Police Command has arrested a suspected child trafficker, Nsa Heneswa, allegedly abducting Almajiri children and a two-year-old girl.
The Borno Commissioner of Police (CP), Abdu Umar, said the suspect was apprehended on August 4th at the Borno Express Motor Park.
According to Umar, the suspect arrived in Maiduguri on August 3 and immediately went to the Monday market, where she saw some vulnerable children known as “Almajiri” begging on the road and abducted them.
He claimed the suspect went to the Yan’ Nono in the Bulumkutu area and stole another child from Mrs Amina Ayuba, a local fresh milk vendor.
When she arrived at the motor park,Police Arrest Woman For Abducting Two Almajiri Children, One Baby In Borno
However, she ran out of luck after a commercial driver operating on the Abuja line at the motor park, became suspicious of the way the suspect was behaving and alerted the security and surveillance team at the motor park.
The CP said she was arrested and handed over to the Police for Investigation,
Speaking to NAN in police custody, she said, ” honestly, this is the first time I am doing this. I have never done this before. A woman in Lagos introduced me to this.
”I also have a nurse who was assisting me in the Maiduguri Specialist Hospital, ”she said.