A woman, alleged to be a kidnapper was nabbed early this morning at the Aka road, Ojo local government in Lagos, while she was reportedly trying to kidnap a child.
A mob got themselves together and were about setting the lady to death before she was rescued by the police from Okoko police station.
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Here’s an additional vital information added by a witness:
It happened between 7am and 8am this morning. I happened to witness part of the said episode, and can confirm that the woman in question is indeed the kidnapper as alleged. Here is her modus operandi and some vital information eventually gotten from her.
She disguises as a mad woman, but after she was beaten, she became ‘sane’ and fear of lynching made her start divulging information. She claimed that they were twenty-seven (27) women in all that came as a group of the syndicate from Benin Republic. Each woman was given 4 or 5 phones to contact their buyers once the target; little children, is acquired. The phone is to be thrown away after transactions to avoid detection. If she uses diabolic means, it could not be ascertained. The kidnapping is for outright sale, not for a ransome
The missing child-count in Okokomaiko and its environs since the past two months is at seven children. At Okokomaiko some days back, another female kidnapper was apprehended after she successfully kidnapped one and was back for a second child before she was noticed. Unfortunately, she could not produce the first child before she was whisked away by the police.
So, Parents, Guardians and Siblings, take adequate steps to ensure your child never fall victims to these ‘women on rampage’. One can never be careful enough with kids, but this time, you’re not saving them from themselves, but from adults who’re far more deceptive. Ensure your child/children avoid st