Lagos - The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Jigawa arrested a
25-year-old woman for allegedly dumping her new born baby girl in
a graveyard in Kazaure Local Government.
The woman, who was a housemaid in the area, was arrested after an
investigation of possible suspects in the area.
A medical examination at the General Hospital at Hadejia revealed
that the suspect was the biological mother of the baby.
"She also confessed to being the mother, as well as dumping the baby.”
The baby was discovered and rescued by men of the NSCDC while on patrol in
the area on when they were attracted to the scene by the cries of the