BREAKING: FCT Police Arrest Pastor, Others for Child-trafficking [PHOTOS]

BREAKING: FCT Police Arrest Pastor, Others for Child-trafficking [PHOTOS]
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BREAKING: FCT Police Arrest Pastor, Others for Child-trafficking [PHOTOS]

Operatives of the Federal Capital Territory Police Command, attached to the Rapid Response Squad 74, have arrested one pastor, Simon Kado, for child trafficking.

Aside from the pastor, his relative, Jesse Simon-Kado, and their driver, Muhammad Isah, were busted while trafficking 12 underaged children – eight girls and four boys aged between five to 16 years, from Nasarawa State to Ogun State.

The development was made known by the FCT Police Public Relations Officer, SP Josephine Adeh, made the development known in a statement on Saturday.

Adeh said, “Operatives of the FCT Police Command attached to the Rapid Response Squad 74, on Friday, February 9, at about 12:55 am, intercepted one Muhammad Isah, male, of Kafanchan, Kaduna State in a Toyota Hiace bus with Reg No APP 489 XE, conveying twelve; four male and eight female; underaged children to a destination later discovered to be in Ogun state.

“Preliminary investigation revealed that the children whose ages are between five years to 16 years, all from Akwanga LGA, Nasarawa State were being trafficked to Ogun state by one Pastor Simon Kado, male, and Jesse Simon-Kado, male, who are now presently in police custody.

“While the investigation is still ongoing and efforts in conduit with Nasarawa State Police Command on how to reunite victims with their respective families, the Commissioner of Police FCT, Benneth Igweh, wishes to reiterate that the safety of residents remains his utmost priority.”

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