Thursday, June 13,2019
An unidentified girl has delivered and deserted her new child child in a foremost fitness care centre in Osumenyi, Nnewi South Local Government Area of Anambra State.
A supply informed our correspondent that the incident, which came about on Monday, has set tongues wagging in the community.
According to the source, the lady rushed to the fitness centre almost at the point of transport and was delivered of the baby inside 15 minutes by some nurses who were on duty.
However, when the nurses left to attend to different patients in a exceptional ward, the newly delivered mother sneaked out of the ward and allegedly escaped, leaving at the back of the new child baby.
The source said, “There was a record by using the officers of Primary fitness care middle in Obiuno village in Osumenyi that on Monday 10/06/2019 at about 11:20 am,a yet to be identified Pregnant female who used to be at the Point of delivery rushed to the health care center.
“She was shortly attended to and fifteen minutes later she successfully delivered a toddler female whilst the nurses left to attend to other patients.
“Shortly after the delivery, the girl deserted the infant and disappeared to unknown vacation spot leaving at the back of the baby at the mercy of the nurses at the fitness care center.”
The Police Public Relations Officer of Anambra State Police Command, SP Haruna Mohammed, whilst confirming this, said the count number was once reported to a police station in the community, and police operatives connected to Juvenile and welfare unit, Osumenyi division visited the scene.
He said, “investigations have commenced, and efforts are being intensified to trace the fleeing mom in order to deliver her to Justice.
“Consequently, preparations have been concluded to hand over the toddler to Government orphanage for custodial care.”