A woman who gave birth to her first child and was banned by her husband and landlord her house with her deformed baby, now pleads to the government to adopt him.
A woman identified as Mrs Taiwo Sheriffdeen has been banned for coming back into her own house after she gave birth to a baby boy without arms Ogun State on Tuesday February 24th.
The woman gave birth to the baby, her first child, at Majotal Hospital, a private hospital in the Ilogbo area of Ado/Odo-Ota Local Government Area of the state, reports by punch.
According to the woman, her husband and the landlord of the place where she lives have asked her not to bring the child home. She also pleaded with the government to come and help her by adopting her baby
“I have been warned by both my husband and our landlord not to bring the child home. The hospital management has asked us to leave the hospital. Now, this child and I have nowhere to go, I don’t need this baby. I want government to adopt him.” she said.
Speaking of the birth of her deformed baby, the mother said her husband, Mudashiru Sheriffdeen, ran away after he was told that their child was deformed at birth.
“This is my first child and I do not know why I gave birth to this kind of a baby. Immediately my husband was informed that his son had deformity, he ran away and had not come to see me. He is a commercial bus driver, and we had been married now for almost two years before God decided to answer our prayers.
When I was pregnant, we took every step that the doctor directed us to take, but we did not know why we came about this calamity" she said.