The Police in Ebonyi state command has said it has rescued over twenty-six abducted children from their abductors.
The State Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Garba stated this in Calabar, the cross Rivers state capital at a media forum.
Mr Garba said the victims were abducted in Ebonyi and sold to different states of the federation.
The Police Commissioner who was representated lamented that a great number of poor children are abducted by child traffickers and sold to other states of the federation.
The commissioner further noted that the police command through the gender desk office has been touring local government areas of the state to ensure that all cases involving violence against women and girls as well as child trafficking is totally eliminated in Ebonyi.
The CP said gender-based violence is an offence and it is a duty of all to report offenders to the Police.