Nigeria road safety team rescues pregnant woman from suspected kidnappers
According to a statement by the Corps Public Education Officer, Mr Bisi Kazeem, the woman gave birth to a baby boy immediately after she was rescued.
Part of the statement reads: “At about 7:30 a.m. on Sunday Feb. 25, 2018, a team from the Badagry Unit of FRSC led by Assistant Route Commander, Peace Danboyi, accosted a vehicle with registration number KTU 356 CE at AP Filling station before Aradagun Bus stop in Badagry, Lagos.
“In the vehicle were two suspected kidnappers (male) and a pregnant woman who was their victim.
“The pregnant woman, who had body injuries, was rescued to Ola-Oki Hospital, Ibereko, where she immediately gave birth to a baby boy”.
The statement added that at the interception of the Kidnappers, angry people at the scene attempted to mob the suspects and that it took the prompt intervention of soldiers on patrol to rescue and arrest the suspects, and handed them over to the police in Badagry.
The Corps Marshal of FRSC, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, expressed appreciation to the gallant officers and commended them for their bravery.