According to The Nation, The woman identified as Kuburat Ayinde
was intercepted on Monday
afternoon at Oshodi under bridge by road users and accused her of
kidnapping a-month-old baby strapped on her back.
Upon discovering that the child was
dead, the mob descended on the
woman who was eventually rescued by some of the policemen at Oshodi.
It was gathered that the detectives
interrogated the woman and she
claimed that the dead baby was her
A police source said that the woman
disclosed that she was rushing the
child to the hospital passing on,
adding that the child’s mother was
It was gathered that the woman was detained by the police to carryout investigation to ascertain her claims.
According to the command’s
spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, a
Superintendent of Police (SP) the
woman was eventually released
after the child’s mother and other
family members came to the station and corroborated her story.