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Baby-Making Factory Found In Imo State; Victims Paid Per Baby ''Produced''
Imo State Police Command have unmasked a baby making factory operated by an alleged child-selling syndicate.
Briefing newsmen in Owerri on Wednesday, police authorities showcased about 18 pregnant young women housed by a certain woman (name withheld) popularly called Madam One Thousand for purposes of bearing children and selling them to willing bidders.
Madam One Thousand operates an illegal orphanage home in Umuaka, Njaba LGA, where the pregnant women, mostly young and teenage girls are kept for the child-bearing objectives.
The said Madam One Thousand is on the run and wanted by the police for further investigation on the matter. It was also learnt that Madam One Thousand operates a pure water factory called Ahatee, at the same Umuaka premises where newly-born babies sell between N800, 000 and N450, 000 depending on bargaining power of the customers for different sexes. While the male sales for N800, 000, the female goes for N450, 000 as the child bearing women get N50, 000 as fee for their services.