“A woman will not hear the cry of her sucking child and remain unperturbed” This is a popular saying that brings to light the affectionate bond between mother and child.
The case is however different as a 42 year old woman identified as Ngozi Ede together with her 17 year old daughter Kosiso Ede planned and successfully kidnapped a four year old girl.
The girl was lured beside her mum at the Mammy market, Army Barracks in Onitsha Anambra State. Responding, Haruna Muhammed, police public relation officer Anambra State police command said the crime is still under investigation while the rescued girl is in good condition, the sum of N250, 000, suspected to be part of the proceeds of the illicit crime was also recovered. Others under investigation in connection with this crime includes Ifeoma Okeke and Ifeoma Okonkwo of Eke Nkpor.