Mother Suffocates Newborn Baby In Sokoto
Police in Sokoto have arrested a 19-year-old Munirat Bagana, an indigene of Zuru Local Government Area of Kebbi State, who allegedly suffocated her newborn baby boy.
Munirat, a student of Sokoto State School of Health Technology, Gwadabawa, was arrested on Monday after dumping the dead baby in a dust bin.
She however denied killing the baby, claiming that she had a still birth and the dead baby was a premature.
The Sokoto State police command PPRO, ASP Cordelia Nwawe, who paraded the suspect before newsmen, said she would soon be charged after investigation is concluded.