A day-old baby was discovered inside a well at Garin Ganau Village in Babura Local Government, Jigawa State.
The mother of the child has reportedly been arrested by the police.
Passersby going to the farm on Friday, Nov. 26, heard a child crying inside an abandoned well and they decided to investigate.
Fortunately, they were able to bring the baby out of the well.
Spokesman of the Jigawa State Police Command ASP Lawan Shiisu Adam confirmed the incident in a statement issued to Daily Post.
He said the police received a report that on Friday at about 1500hrs a newly born baby was discovered discarded in a well at Garin Ganau village, Babura local Government.
Shiisu said the baby was later removed and was taken to Babura General Hospital for a medical check-up.
He said the baby was treated and discharged and is in good condition and was handed over to Social Welfare Department Babura LGA.
Police spokesman said during the course of investigations a 35-year-old divorcee Ni’ima Yakubu, who is the mother of the child was arrested.
He said the case is still under investigation.
Widow to the late Odumegwu Jim Ojukwu, Mrs Bianca Ojukwu, has pleaded with President Buhari to release Nnamdi Kanu
Speaking at the 10th memorial anniversary of late Biafran leader, Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu on Friday, November 26 in Owerri, the former Nigerian Ambassador to Spain urged the President to consider the plea made by some Igbo leaders during their recent visit to the State House, Abuja, asking for Kanu’s release.
The National Social Investment Management System (NASIMS) has announced that the selection for Npower Batch C2 hasn't COMMENCED as such any post making rounds online should be disregarded.
The post reads below:
Our attention has just been drawn to a frivolous post making rounds the social domain announcing the commencement of Npower Batch C2 selection and a payment of ₦500 for supplementary enlistment.
As a matter of fact, Npower/Nasims can and will NEVER request monetary payment from applicants to be enlisted/shortlisted in any of the programs, as this deceptive approach contradicts the purpose of the scheme and what we stand for.
Kindly DISREGARD such deceptive chunk stemming from clone sites aimed at preying on gullible clams. To that effect, we shall keep you updated, for now, Batch C2 selection hasn't COMMENCED.
Stay tuned to all our official social media platforms for authentic information.
The National Social Investment Management System (NASIMS) has stated on their Facebook page that the date for the commencement of OCTOBER and NOVEMBER stipends is yet to be confirmed.
The post reads below:
Our attention has been drawn to repetitive enquiries from Batch C Beneficiaries regarding payment commencement of OCTOBER and NOVEMBER stipends, and our clarity verged on the misconception.
As a matter of clarity, payment procedure takes time after your account is validated, we then forward your details to CBN, CBN disburse stipends to financial institutions (Banks)
For now, we can't tell the exact commencement date for payment of OCTOBER and NOVEMBER stipends, But we do know, you will be paid anytime soon.
Also, TO ALL UNPAID BENEFICIARIES BATCH C1
Without BVN, your account cannot be validated. If your BVN is not provided, kindly call any of our support lines 092203102, 018888340 and provide us with your BVN.
If, however, your payment status is PENDING, please note, it's an indication that your account has been SUCCESSFULLY VALIDATED. Ignore REASONS.
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BBNaija star, Jumoke Adedoyin popularly known as JMK, has said that she is mentally exhausted and traumatized.
She opened up that her apartment which was recently razed by fire is the cause of her trauma.
The reality star had stayed off social media since the unfortunate fire incident, and upon her return to the platform earlier today, she revealed that she is mentally exhausted, traumatized, and emotionally overwhelmed.
See what she said below;