A newborn baby dumped in a refuse heap by an unknown person yesterday caused pandemonium among residents of Daki Tara in Katsina metropolis. Daily Trust gathered that the baby was uncovered by some children who had gone to dump waste early in the morning.
Residents and passersby in the area trooped to catch a glimpse of the baby. A resident of the area who gave his name as Zaharadeen said people were shocked at the discovery and outraged that such an unholy act could be carried out against an innocent baby.
He said the police were alerted and came over to address the situation. All efforts to get the spokesman of the police, Aminu Sadiq on the matter proved abortive.