Three pregnant women were rescued as a baby factory was discovered by police operatives in Obodogba Community, Okpanam in Oshimili North Local Government Area, Delta State.
It was also gathered that the police operatives arrested two suspects during the raid on the baby factory.
Bright Edafe, the Police public relations officer in the state, in a statement, on Friday, July 15, 2022, said: “The command gathered information that there was a baby factory located somewhere in Obodogba community, Okpanam.
“Acting on this information, on 10/7/2022, at about 0730 hours, operatives of the State Investigation Department stormed their den in Okpanam community, Oshimili North LGA, and rescued three pregnant women, and two suspects, Promise Ejogu, 25, and Aruna Sulieman, 29, were arrested.
“One of the suspects, Promise Ejogu, is a brother to the ring leader of the syndicate who engages in sexual activities with these women to get them pregnant.
“They are currently in custody while an effort is on to arrest the other members of the syndicate.