Mother abandons baby in the forest, says he is ugly

Mother abandons baby in the forest, says he is ugly

A 26-year-old mother has been arrested by police in the Western Region for abandoning her baby in a forest.

When asked why she committed the shameful crime, Ekua Gyasiwa, argued that the child is not handsome and that she is also not interested in the marriage with the child’s father.

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Chief inspector  of the Adum Banso police, Edward Addo says the child spent more than four days in the forest eating sand for survival. Ekua Gyasiwa has been charged with exposing a child to harm and been remanded in police custody as the baby is undergoing treatment at the hospital.

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