Archive for May 1st, 2014

more orphans are manufactured for sale adoption.

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 In 2008, a network of baby factories claiming to be orphanages, was revealed in Enugu, Enugu State (Nigeria) by police raids. [link] In 2011, policed dismantled two baby factories posing as hospitals in Aba. [link and link]

About 2500 teenagers have been rescued from ‘baby factories’ across the South-East states in the last one year. [link]

The buyers are most often couples who have been unable to conceive and male children typically earn a much higher price than baby girls.  [link] Fake Doctor gave pregnant ladies N100, 000 per baby. Desperate couples pay the doctor N500, 000 each for baby. [link] But other reports suggest some women have been kidnapped and forcibly impregnated by traffickers. Though police think these cases are extremely rare. [link]

Denmark has suspended adoptions from Nigeria less than a month after Lagos police arrested eight people at a suspected baby factory. [link and link].


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in other parts of the world, paper orphans are created just for them

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Must-watch documentaries which will show you how orphans are created to meet the demand.

Paper Orphans (Nepal) part 1, part 2, part 3, part4 

A Baby Business (India)

Indian children allegedly stolen for adoption (India)

Children for Sale (Ethiopia)

Cambodia Adoption Scandal (Cambodia)

The Baby Business (Guatemala)

Search a Child, Pay Cash (Romania)

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