Ike Ekweremadu was given a sentence of almost ten years in prison by a British court for trafficking in human organs.
iexclusivenews reports that While Obinna Obeta, a doctor, received a 10-year sentence for the same offense, his wife Beatrice received a four-year, six-month sentence.
British journalist Chris Summers shared the news via his Twitter handle Friday afternoon.
Ike #ekweremadu sentenced to 10 years 6 months in jail (1/2)
— Total Crime (@totalcrime) May 5, 2023
They were sentenced at London’s Central Criminal Court, Old Bailey under the Modern Slavery Act.
The trio were in March convicted for trafficking a young Nigerian, David Ukpo, to the United Kingdom, for the purpose of harvesting his kidney for Sonia Ekweremadu, the daughter of the top Nigerian senator.
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