The Anambra state police command on June 13 uncovered a hotel named Gally Gally in Nkpor where children between the ages of 14 and 17 are allegedly being used as sex slaves for pr@stitution, and baby factory.
A statement released by DSP Ikenga Tochukwu, spokesperson of the state police command, states that the operatives rescued, 35 girls and 4 of them are pregnant. He said the police also arrested 3 persons namely: Mrs Ifeoma Uzo ‘F’ 35yrs, Chidiebere Alaka ‘M’ 28years and Nweke Chidiebere.
”We recovered three pump action guns, seven cartridges and cash sum of Eight hundred and seventy seven thousand, five hundred naira (#877,500).
The Suspects arrested are being interrogated with a view to eliciting information on their involvement and unmasking other gang members.” the statement read.
Tochukwu added that the police will hand over the victims to NAPTIP for the welfare and rehabilitation of the children.