Organ Trafficking: UK Court Jails Ekweremadu 10yrs, Wife 4, Doctor 10yrs

Finally, embattled Nigeria’s former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has been jailed for  nine years and eight months in prison for organ trafficking plot by the  United Kingdom court on Friday.

The court also sentenced his wife, Beatrice, to four years, six months while the medical doctor who acted as a ‘middleman’ in the plot, Dr Obinna Obeta, was sentenced 10 years and his medical licence  also suspended.

The court has convicted Ekweremadu, his wife and Obeta in March 2022 after they were accused of organ-trafficking plot by bringing  21-year-old man, David Ukpo Nwamini  to the UK from Lagos.

Senator Ike Ekweremadu, 60, wife Beatrice, 56, and Dr Obinna Obeta, 50, were convicted for  conspiring  to exploit the man for his kidney


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