The Executive Secretary of Amuwo Odofin Local Government, Deaconess Modupe Ajibola-Ojodu has donated baby diapers and food to an abandoned baby recovered at Denca Road, Interland in Amuwo Odofin Local Government.

Deaconess Ajibola-Ojodu and the Executive Secretary of Oriade LCDA, Rt. Hon. Bola Olujobi-Badmus who paid a visit to the Divisional Police Officer, Festac Town, Lagos, CSP Monday Agbonika noted that, “they were surprised to once again hear of such barbaric act being perpetuated by individuals”.

They averred that they would give the baby the necessary moral and financial support she deserves. “It was reported that the baby was found inside a carton. It is rather unfortunate that things like this still happen. The baby is presently at St. Jude’s Hospital, Festac Town, Lagos where she is receiving treatment. The Executive Secretary assured the community that she would take care of the baby.”

Meanwhile, CSP Agbonika while granting an interview has assured that the abandoned baby would be given adequate protection while still in the custody of the Nigeria Police. “It is our duty to keep the baby safe before she is transferred to an orphanage home,” the Divisional Police Officer opined.

Amuwo Odofin Local Government
41 Road, Festac Town, Lagos - Nigeria.
email: aolg@amuwo-odofin.gov.ng
web site: www.amuwo-odofin.gov.ng