Chidera Nwaoga, Odimegwu Ikunne
The Anambra state police command has confirmed the arrest of a 24-year-old woman who was on her technique to bury an aborted child.
The woman recognized as Chidera Nwaoga, was arrested round 9pm at Ofianta village in Nsugbe on June 20. Anambra Police Spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed stated the chemist who carried out the abortion on her was additionally arrested.
The Assertion Learn;
“On the 20/6/20 at about 9:pm, following a tip off, Police operatives connected 33 Division in collaboration with Nsugbe Vigilante group arrested one Chidera Nwaoga, 24, in Anambra State.
She was arrested with a untimely child lady hid inside a rubber bucket on her technique to bury the kid contained in the bush earlier than she was apprehended.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the lady, who was closely pregnant, approached a quack and untrained chemist, Odimegwu Ikunne, who allegedly administered injection on her and aborted the being pregnant.
In the meantime, search was executed on the premises of the quack chemist and a few amount of expired medicine/ syringes have been recovered whereas the stated Chidera, who was weak and misplaced a lot blood when arrested has now absolutely recovered on account of pressing medical consideration she obtained at multicare hospital 33 since 20th June, 2020.
Consequently, the decomposing child was buried primarily based on consultants advise so as to not represent well being hazard to the general public”.