, A senior Magistrate court sitting in Port Harcourt, has fixed May 24, to deliver judgment in a case of alleged theft of a day-old baby girl.
The presiding magistrate, Mrs Helen Hardy, adjourned the matter on Friday.
Friday’s adjournment brings to three the number of adjournments of judgment in the matter.
Mrs Tina Tekebe, 50, the alleged buyer; Mr George Brown, a Pastor, alleged to be the middleman; and Mrs Ngozi Egbuiwe, a nurse (now late) were arraigned on charges bordering on conspiracy and theft.
The one-day old baby Miracle Sunday, was alleged to have been sold to Tekebe for N150, 000 after her mother was delivered by late Egbuiwe.
The Pastor was alleged to have arranged for Mrs Grace Sunday to be delivered of her baby and sold to Tekebe.