Mr. Etim Dickson, the state Police Public Relations
Officer on behalf of the commissioner of police,
Umar Gwadabe, said the baby factory was busted
following a tip-off that two women, Ima Thompson
Akpan and Mma Nurse, were operating a baby
factory where seven expectant mothers were
These two operators are now at large as they
escaped arrest. During interrogation, the pregnant
women confessed going into the business because
of the money involved.
They revealed that a male child is sold for
N450,000 while a female child is sold for
It was learnt that one of the suspects gave birth to
a baby boy at the police station yesterday.