A woman and her son have been arrested by the Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC). over their alleged incestrious relationship.
The incident, which happened in Kaiama Local Government Area of Kwara State, has already produced three children.
The woman, Fati Sime, and her son, Adamu Sabi, are said to have relocated to the community from Benin Republic.
Another son of the woman, who is also said to be sleeping with her, has been declared wanted.
Babawale Zaid Afolabi, spokesperson of NSCDC in Kwara, confirmed the incident to Daily Trust in Ilorin, the state capital, on Sunday.
Afolabi stated that Sime and two of her sons have been handed over to the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) for further background checks because they lacked the necessary papers to stay in Nigeria.
“Yes, the case is true. It was reported to us last Thursday by one Mallam Bandede, the district Head of Mosne Community in Kaiama, Babawale said.
“When our operatives in Kaiama got there, we discovered that the mother (Fati) has three children for Adamu Sabi, her biological son.
“Further check revealed that the younger brother of the accused, who was also confirmed to be sleeping with the mother, is now at large.”