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Newborn baby survives after being dumped in a bush in Owerri



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A newborn baby who was dumped in a bush at Umuokwu Ihiagwa in Owerri West local government area of Imo State, miraculously survived the harsh environment.

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The newborn baby who was wrapped in a  black nylon bag and abandoned in a bush in Imo state, was rescued after after residents and neighbours heard his cry throughout the night. It was gathered that the cries of the baby was traced to the bush the following day, and when the baby boy was brought out from the black nylon, he was found with his placenta and still breathing.

The rescued baby was rushed to St. Augustine hospital, and the doctor who treated him said he would have died if they had not rescued him on time. Facebook user, Obiwest Utchaychukwu, who shared the video wrote;

A Newborn Baby Boy Survives Miraculously After Been Thrown Into The Bush In A Black Nylon Bag In Imo.


Those who live close to the bush where the helpless baby was discovered couldn’t sleep at night because of the cry of the baby. At the break of the day they rushed to the bush to know what it was only for them to discover that it was a newborn baby with a placenta still breathing. The incident happened at UMUOKWU IHIAGWA IN OWERRI WEST LGA IMO STATE. The baby has been rushed to St. Augustine hospital where a doctor attended to him and he survived.

The doctor said the baby was about to die if they had not rescued him.

Here is the video below;