A 16-year-old teenager, a resudent og Nyabyeya village in Budongo sub country in Masindi district, had been arrested by the police for allegedly stealing a three-year-old baby from the district hospital.
She approached Sarah Najinga, a new mum who had just delivered her baby through C-Section in the district, and talked Mrs Najinga into helping her carry her baby to relieve her of stress.
Later, the suspect disappeared with the baby making Mrs Nanjinga report the case to the central police station.
the medical attendant at the general hospital and the ward supervisors were not aware that the suspect was posing as an attendant.
He further advice mothers to be very careful with their new born babies at the various health