Mother And Baby

A 30-year-old woman, Salima Lawal, of Marabar Kankara town in Malumfashi Local Government Area of Katsina State has been arrested by the state Police Command for allegedly attempting to sell her twins for N350,000.

Confirming the incident, the state Police Commissioner, Been Gwana revealed at a press briefing in Katsina on Wednesday that Lawal had already negotiated and agreed to sell the twins for the said amount to "a good Samaritan" at Ruwan Godiya village in Faskari Local Government Area of the state on December 2, 2017 when Police arrested her.

Details of the gender of the twins and their age were, however, not given. The Police Commissioner said the case was still under investigation, adding that Lawal would be arraigned in court soon.