New born baby found dead in a moat in New Benin, Edo State
The lifeless body of a baby was this morning discovered in a moat by residents and business owners at Mission Road, by the popular Oweseni Junction, in Benin City.
A security man in the area said, he saw a young man and a woman around 10pm, on Tuesday night going into the moat, where the lifeless body of the baby was discovered.
Sympathizers trooped into the scene, with some expressing their anger, pains and furry that were visibly uncontrollable as they went down into the moat to get a clear view of the lifeless.
As at the time of filing in this report, the remains of the baby was still at the moat, waiting to be removed by concerned government authorities.