Price Paid by Brokers For Babies in Nigeria

Unwanted babies are reported to be sold for $4,520 to $6,450 (750,000 to 1 Million Nigerian Naira) to brokers in Nigeria. Many of the women who sell their babies hide their pregnancy from their husbands.

Source: Ishola Balogun, “Baby factories: How pregnancies, deliveries are framed,” Vanguard, September 2, 2011.