The Police in Katsina State have arrested one Salima Lawal, 30, of Marabar-Kankara, Malumfashi Local Government Area, for allegedly attempting to sell her twin babies. The twins are baby girls and less than two months old. The Commissioner of Police, Besen Gwana, disclosed this to newsmen on Wednesday in Katsina.
Mr. Gwana said the woman had approached a person (name withheld) in Faskari Local Government Area of the state and negotiated to sell the twins to him at the cost of N350,000.
He said that after negotiations to buy them at the price, the person went to bring the money.
The commissioner urged people to continue to assist police with information that would assist in curbing criminal acts in the state.