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Organ Harvesting: UK Court Denies Ike Ekweremadu Bail, Grants Wife Bail



Beatrice, the wife of a former Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu has been granted bail by a London court.

While Ekweremadu was denied bail, Beatrice was granted bail on Monday.

According to the Common Serjeant of London, judge Richard Marks: “The position is that I have granted bail to Beatrice subject to some fairly stringent conditions but I have refused bail to Ike.’

Ike Ekweremadu and his wife were arrested and detained by the Metropolitan Police, London, over alleged conspiracy on organ harvesting of one David Ukpo Nwamini.


The husband and wife were accused of conspiring to traffic a homeless man into the UK to harvest his kidney for their daughter.

UK-based Daily Mail said, Beatrice was charged with arranging or facilitating travel of another person with a view to exploitation, between August 1 last year and May 5, under the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

In the other hand, Ike Ekweremadu was charged with conspiracy to arrange or facilitate travel of another person with a view to exploitation in the form of organ harvesting.

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