The Katsina State Police Command have arrested a 30-year-old woman in Marabar-Kankara, Malumfashi Local Government Area, for allegedly attempting to sell her twin children.
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Besen Gwana, who confirmed the incident on Wednesday, said that on December 2, the Command based on a tip-off arrested Salima Lawal, who had negotiated to sell her twin children at the sum of three hundred and fifty thousand Naira (N350,000) to someone in Ruwan Godiya village, Faskari LGA of Katsina state.
He said that after negotiations to buy them at the price, the person went to bring the money.
“Instead of him to bring the money to her, he reported the case to the police. The next thing she saw were policemen who arrested her,’’ he said, adding that the case is under investigation and the woman would be charged to court soon.