The Hisbah corps of Kano state had arrested an alleged couple- 40 years old Salomi Jerome and a 50 years old Salomi Igni who allegedly brought a baby from a Nurse at the rate of 900,000 naira.
In a statement granted to the press by the Hisbah Commander-General, Sheikh Harun Ibn-Sina, he Stated the couple were apprehended by the Hisbah men attached to the motor park when they suspected irregularities in the couple actions.
he noted that the woman, Salomi Jerome pretended to be breastfeeding the baby in the motor park so as to deceive the public. It was also stated that the man presumed to be her Husband, Salomi Igna was not her Husband.
On further investigation, it was discovered that the new born baby was bought from a Nurse in Asaba, Delta State.
The Woman, Salomi Jerome said the man who claimed to be her husband, donated 150,000 naira while she donated 350,000 before she could get other funds to reach a sum of 900,000 naira.
The Suspects however has been handed over to the police for further investigation but the reason for the couple buying the baby has not be ascertained as at the period of filling this report.