POLICE RESCUE 41 CHILDREN FROM SUSPECTED HUMAN TRAFFICKERS IN ILORIN
The operatives of Kwara state Police command have rescued 41 children from three suspected human traffickers in Okolowo, a suburb of Ilorin, in the State, on Saturday, January 14, 2023, and also apprehended the suspects.
Information available indicates that the suspected human traffickers (Musa Ayuba, 44, Jeremiah Muda, 35, and Luka Ayuba, 37) were arrested at about 0400hrs on Saturday along the Okolowo expressway, Ilorin.
However, 41 young boys and girls (22 boys and 19 girls) were rescued through the interception of security. The traffickers explained that the children are on a journey to study enrollment at an uncertain school. Nonetheless, investigation is ongoing with the suspects, likewise, contact with the children’s parents and guardians is ongoing.