Lagos - A girl child, believed to be between the ages of one and two, has been rescued by passersby after she was dumped inside a muddy drainage.
The incident happened at Alafia street in Irawo, off Mile 12/Ikorodu road, Irawo Lagos on Monday morning.
“The (guy) passer-by saw the shape of a child in the drainage unmoved, when he pulled out the body, it was a child completely buried inside the gutter,” an eyewitness told News24.
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To the surprise of sympathizers, the baby was still alive when she was rescued.
She was then cleaned up and handed over to the police in the area.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.