BAYELSA STATE GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS DUMPING OF NEWBORN BABIES AT REFUSE DUMP SITES WITHIN YENAGOA AND ITS ENVIRONS.
Written by miebaka ikiriko on September 15, 2021
The Bayelsa State Government has condemned the dumping of newborn babies at refuse dump sites within Yenagoa and its environs.
Commissioner for Environment, Gbaranbiri Iselema, made the condemnation while featuring on the Public Affairs Radio Programme in Yenagoa.
Iselema said that the Ministry had buried no fewer than nine dead newborn babies picked from various refuse dump sites between January and this month.
He vowed that the government would punish severely anyone caught, warning those who engaged in the unfortunate act to desist from it.