Man buries grandson alive in Bauchi



‎A grandfather, Bawada Audu, has been arrested by the police for allegedly burying his grandson alive.

The incident happened at Rimin Zayam, in Toro Local Government Area of Bauchi State. ‎‎

Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi State Police Command, Ahmed Wakil, said the suspect allegedly seized the newborn baby from his 17-year-old-daughter, Hafsat Bawada, and buried him alive.

The case was reported to the police by a human rights organisation, following which the baby was exhumed and rushed to a General Hospital, where the child was certified dead.‎

It was gathered that Hafsat, the mother of the baby, also accused one Danjuma Malam Uba, who is now at large, of having carnal knowledge of her.

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The baby was released to the villagers for burial while the grandfather is in detention.

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