A 30-year old woman who identifies as Franca Udokwu, was today 22th August 2020 arrested for allegedly dropping her newborn baby inside a pit toilet in Obuba Obofia Nkpor Community, Anambra State.

According to Nigerian Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, the suspect was said to have delivered the baby and then dumped the baby inside the toilet in her room.

The baby was later retrieved dead by the police following a tip-off, by a neighbour who craved anonymity and was immediately rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The police went further to disclose that investigation are still currently ongoing.