Mother kills newborn baby with a Palm Tree at Asikuma Odobeng Brakwa District of the Central Region.
A 26-year-old Woman, Esi Dora, has killed her newborn baby after attempting to kill one last year by dumping the newborn baby into a toilet pit but was rescued.
The woman whom some may suggest is not mentally stable has attributed her actions to poverty.
The report revealed that she killed the baby after hitting her against a palm tree at Breman Amoanda in the Asikuma Odobeng Brakwa District of the Central Region.
Read an excerpt of the interview below.
The suspect’s mother in an interview with Kasapa FM News’ Yaw Boagyan claimed that the baby was dead before she was born so she quickly threw her into a bush.
She admitted that she hit the baby against a palm tree while she was dead
adding that it would have been difficult for her to cater for the baby even if she had survived because of the financial difficulty she finds herself in.
Surprisingly, both the woman’s family members and residents say the suspect is not known to have exhibited any sign of mental illness.
The Unit Committee Member for Breman Amoanda, Mr. Sarpong who condemned the criminal action of the woman disclosed that some rituals will be performed to appease the gods of the town before the baby is buried.
Last year a father Killed His New Born Baby For Getting Too Much Attention From Mother.