Officers of Kwara state police command are still trying to recover the placenta of a new born baby allegedly sold to a Muslim cleric in Ilorin for ritual purposes by a Nurse in a private hospital in Ilorin.
At the press time, it was reliably gathered that the Muslim cleric and the nurse attendant in one of the private hospitals in Ilorin, currently being interrogated by the police, were yet to reveal the where about of the placenta.
It was further learnt that, the placenta was sold by the nurse attendant to the cleric at the cost of N20,000 for money ritual.
The duo according to report findings were arrested at their different locations in Ilorin following the report to the police command by the medical officer in charge of the private hospital.
It was gathered that the incident occurred at a private medical hospital located at Oke-Erin axis of Ilorin when the father of the new born baby, Jimoh Abdulfatah demanded for the placenta of his new born baby from the hospital after delivery and was not given.
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