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Police parade over 60 suspects, arrest 4 women for alleged child trafficking

The Imo State Police Command has arrested four women for allegedly kidnapping a five-year-old girl, Chinagorom Ndukwe, and reportedly sold her for N400, 000.

Suspect: I kidnapped, sold five-year-old girl to punish her father

Twenty-two-year-old member of a kidnap gang has allegedly told the Police that she kidnapped and sold a five-year-old girl just to “get back at her father.”

Man in court over alleged rape of five-year-old girl

A 36-year-old labourer, Aliyu Lawal, on Monday appeared before a Lokoja Chief Magistrate’s Court charged with raping a five-year-old girl said to be his relation.

Kogi chief judge releases 6 inmates in Okene prison

Chief Judge of Kogi state, Justice Nasir Ajanah, has unconditionally released six Awaiting Trial inmates at the Federal Prisons, Okene, in his renewed effort to decongest prisons.

Court remands alleged Boko Haram member in prison

A Lokoja Chief Magistrates’ Court has ordered the remand of a suspected Boko Haram member, Mustapha Adinoyi, over alleged involvement in terrorist activities and illegal possession of firearms.

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