Oyetunde, has been sentenced to one month’s imprisonment by a family
court sitting in Oke Eda, Akure, Ondo State, for dumping a day-old baby
boy, her grandson, in the bush.
mother of the baby, Opeyemi Isaac, were arrested by the men of the
Igbotako Police Division.
counts of felony and attempted murder, were said to have put the baby in
a nylon bag before throwing him into the bush.
offences committed contravened “sections 516, and 320(2) of the Criminal
Code, Cap 37, Vol1, Law of Ondo State of Nigeria, 2006.”
Mrs. O.A. Edwin, sentenced the grandmother to one month’s imprisonment.
She also ordered the convict to be reporting at Igbotako Police Station
to render two months’ community service, after the completion of her
baby to breastfeed the baby in the Ondo State Children Home, under the
supervision of the police, for a month.