In the early hours of today, Monday 7 April, the Taraba State police command confirmed rescuing additional 27 children from one Mary Yakubu another child trafficker suspects
David Misal, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, disclosed this in a statement.
The officer said one Mary Yakubu was arrested in Bali by the detectives attached to Bali Division in connection with a case of suspected child trafficking in February where 23 children were found in her possession.
“Similarly on the March 3, the suspect led a team of police officers to Mararaban Donga where another additional 10 children were recovered.
“The recent rescued which is the third, made by the Command, was on April 3, where more 27 children, comprising 14 male and 13 female, were rescued by the operatives of the command in Tashan Takalmi area of the Gassol Local Government Area.
“The Command has so far in the last two months rescued 60 children from the suspect, 33 of them were reunited with their parents,” he said.