A young policewoman in Nigeria is indicted of trafficking teenagers from Akwa Ibom state to Lagos state, aso Naija reports.
Statements infer that the police officer known as Gloria, who is part of the Police Federal Highway Patrol Team, Badagry, an anti-trafficking police unit, is encompassed in the trafficking of children from one state to another.
Sources noted by Sahara Reporters imply that the policewoman boasts of surviving any indictment by using her significance.
“Inspector Gloria is a police officer who stays in Idimu mobile police barracks. She traffics children from Akwa Ibom to Lagos to be used as housemaids.” said a police officer and journalist quoted by Sahara Reporter and who requested to be left anonymous
“One of the teenagers she brought who is 13 years old is momentarily heading through hell and if the human rights adherents don’t wade into the matter now, she may die.” the source said.
Averting his testimony, the tattletale on the problem of these children, also indicates that “This officer has always boasted that if anything occurs to the girls she maltreats, or even if they die, she will conceal the case with her influence.”
“This particular 13-year-old girl, identified as Blessing, sleeps outside in the barracks. Inspector Gloria does not feed her, she torments the girl. This girl doesn’t go to school.” The officer also discloses that some of Inspector Gloria’s preys are used as prostitutes.