Lagos Police rescue another abandoned one-month-old baby

By Bose Adelaja

The Lagos State Police Command on Friday, rescued another one-month-old female child that was abandoned at the junction of a popular petrol station, by Orile Bus Stop, Lagos.

Time was about 8am when the baby was sighted by some passers-by who alerted the Police operatives attached to Orile Division of the Command before she was rescued and handed over to the Gender Unit of the Lagos State Police Command, Ikeja.

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The baby was taken to the office of the Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu by the Officer in charge of the Gender Unit where CP Hakeem Odumosu directed that the baby be accorded proper medical attention and taken to a government accredited shelter (facility) for custody and proper care.

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Hakeem Odumosu, reassured members of the public that the command will continue to work with all relevant government agencies and interest groups in fighting against this inhumane act and other social vices in Lagos State.

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