Suspected Baby Sellers Arraigned In Ilorin

Two suspected criminals who allegedly specialised in the selling of little children were remanded on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, by the Kwara State Family Court.

The police report disclosed that the suspects; Sheyin Akinsete and Ikudiasi Titilayo, conspired to steal a six month old boy whom his mother, one Oyetunji Ayisat, left sleeping in the room.


The boy’s mother discovered after she returned home that her baby has been stolen through the window.


Investigation conducted at the Anti-Human Trafficking Women and Children Protection Unit, led the recovery of the innocent boy in Akure, Ondo State.

Investigation revealed that the suspects confessed of stealing the baby and planned to sell him off in Imo State.

The government prosecutor, Adisa Akinjide, urged the court to remand the suspects on the basis that the alleged offences against them are not ordinarily bailable.

The Magistrate, Shade Lawal, who precised over the matter, ordered the remand of the suspects in the Correctional Service Centre while the matter was adjourned to 30th of this month.

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