Police in Anambra State have arrested some women who feign blindness and use rented youngsters to beg for alms. They have been arrested by the taskforce crew of Anambra Ministry of Girls Affairs, Social welfare and Kids Growth.
One of many suspects revealed that one Edith who hails from Ebonyi state and is at the moment at massive, brings the youngsters to them each morning for them to hire at N1,000 per day.
Throughout interrogation, the Commissioner in-charge of the Ministry was in a position to uncover that the youngsters do not even know the place their actual dad and mom are. It’s being speculated that they’re victims of kidnapping or trafficking.
It was additionally found that the group of fake beggars camp at Military Barracks, Onitsha and none of them are from Anambra State. Most of them are from Ebonyi, Abia, Kogi and Imo states.