Abandoned child recovered from uncompleted building in Bauchi


An abandoned one-day-old baby boy has been found in an incomplete building in Bauchi.

The incident occurred along Nguru road within Bauchi metropolis in the wee hours of Monday.

Residents told DAILY POST that an unknown hunter discovered the baby boy while crying on the floor of the uncompleted building.

According to them, it took the efforts of a good Samaritan to pick the baby and wrapped her before medical attention was given to him.

One Rabi Ayuba confirmed being in the custody of child, saying it has been over 20 years that she got married without a children.

She describe the the mother of the abandoned baby as a heartless human being.

Ayuba added that soon, the matter was reported to the police for safety and security purpose.

DAILY POST reported that the scene was a ‘mecca’ as people from all walks of life trooped to witnessed the incident.

DSP Datti Kamal Abubakar, Bauchi state police spokesman confirmed to DAILY POST the discovery of the abandoned baby.

He said the command will investigate the matter with a view to unravelling the situation.


Source link

More News

President Buhari to Embark on Eight-Day Visit to Saudi Arabia, Perform Umrah

On Tuesday morning, President Muhammadu Buhari will begin an eight-day state visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he is expected to perform...

Senator-Elect Yar’Adua Commits to Delivering Change for Katsina Central District

Senator-elect Abdul’aziz Yar’Adua of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Katsina Central Senatorial District has vowed to deliver on his campaign promises to the...

Police Arrest Suspect in Brutal Killing of Pregnant Girlfriend in Kano

The Kano State Police Command has arrested Philibus Ibrahim, who allegedly strangled his pregnant girlfriend, 22-year-old Theresa Yakubu, in Tudun Wada Local Government Area...

2023 Polls: Group warns Governor Matawalle over inciting comments, blaming Nigerian military

The Centre for Africa Liberation and Socio-Economic Rights (CALSER), a Civil Society Organisation, has accused Governor Bello Matawalle of displaying undemocratic tendencies following his...