The baby they threw inside the well to die.
The lady who threw her baby in well (left) and her father who impregnated her (right)
The gallant operatives of the Nigerian Police Force, have arrested a 55-year-old man in Gamawa Local Government Area of Bauchi State along with his 20-year-old daughter for attempted murder.
According to reports, the man identified as Abdulkadir Mohammed, was said to have had s*xual intercourse with his biological daughter, Dije Abdulkadir, and impregnated her, and when she delivered the baby, she then threw the baby into a well.
The Commissioner of Police, Bauchi State Command, Garba Umar, while speaking to journalists in Bauchi, said the suspects were arrested by police officers attached to Gamawa Division.
Umar said, “The suspect gave birth to a baby girl and threw her inside the well with the intent to kill her. However, the timely intervention of well-meaning individuals in the area, who helped and rescued the baby alive, saved her life.
“The suspect confessed that her biological father impregnated her and they decided to do away with the baby. The suspects confessed to the act and were charged to court.”