Ekiti state police command has delivered two-year-old twin babies endangered in a room by their mother for three days.

Sunday Abutu, the Command’s Public Relations Officer, said in his statement that the incident happened in Igbara-Odo, Ekiti South-West Local Government Area.

The Command’s Public Relations Officer, Sunday Abutu said the police command took a drastic step on a treat call by a good Samaritan at about 9:45 am on Monday.

The Rapid Response Squad (RRS) quickly rushed to the scene and delivered the kids. 

The culprits, identified as Joy Fatoba, is in police custody at the time filling this report.

Sunday Abutu said culprits revealed the twins’ father went to Calabar during pregnancy and had failed to cater for her and the twins.

“She told her interrogator that she could no longer fend for herself and her two kids recently because her hairdressing work started failing.”

Police PRO stated that the children could neither walk nor stand on their own due to dehydration and undernutrition.

They are currently at intensive care for medical check up and treatment which investigation is going on.

The Ekiti State Police command appealed the people of the state to report suspicious happenings in their environment to the nearest police station.

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