The Police Command on the 1st of July 2018, received an information that one Ikechkwu Egbulefu, male and Vera John, female are trafficking in human. It was alleged that they bring girls from other States such as Imo, Akwa-Ibom and Rivers States to Lagos State for prostitution.
On the strength of the information, FSARS operatives were directed to investigate and arrest the suspects involved. The investigation led to the arrest of the said Ikechukwu Egbulefu 27yrs and Vera John 26yrs at Wagbas Hotel Ajah, Lagos and the rescuing of the following victims of human trafficking
Helen Dickson f 22yrs;
Debora David f 18yrs; and
Chinwendu Oyekachi f 18yrs.
The victims confessed that the suspects lured them to Lagos with a promise of a job and better living. They also narrated that they were taken to a shrine in Epe-Ijebu and were made to swear an oath that they would not abscond from the hotel. The painful aspect was that after sleeping with various men, they surrender the proceed to Vera John.
Suspects will be charged to court as soon.