Photo of a newborn found by police after being dumped at Jigawa Aid Ground
A newborn baby thrown into the Aid Ground in the metropolis of Dutse was found by the Jigawa State Police.
According to the Daily Post, spokesman for the JV, Abdou Jinjiri, confirmed the incident.
He said that the police found the newborn boy wrapped in cloth.
Jinjiri said the child was taken to hospital, where he was examined and confirmed to be healthy.
He said the child was transferred to the local government welfare department of Duce.
Jinjiri said the police were making efforts to find the mother of the child and the circumstances led to her actions.
Police have urged residents of the state to provide any useful information that will help arrest the mother and those behind the crime.