A 31-year-old ‘broke man’ identified as Chijioke Chukwulota from Anambra state in Nigeria has resorted to selling his set of twins to make some quick money.
He sold both babies at 150,000 Naira(GHC2,249) but luck was not on his side as he got arrested by the police command in the area.
According to a statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, SP Haruna Mohammed, Chijioke allegedly lured his ex-girlfriend to his home on August 8 and stole the children (twins baby girls) aged about two months and sold them to one Tina Ibeato, 31, of Imo State at the rate of one hundred and fifty thousand(#150,000)Naira only.
Haruna said the suspects have been arrested and the children recovered in good condition.
He said investigation is ongoing into the matter and that the suspects would be brought to book soon.