Taxi Driver finds abandoned new born

Sharlien Tjambari

A new-born baby girl wrapped in a blanket next to a dustbin was discovered by a Taxi driver earlier this week.

The taxi driver picked up a child for school at 06:45 on Tuesday morning in Tulinawa, Swakopmund when he found the baby laying next to a dustbin in the yard. The man reported the situation to the Police.
According to Detective Chief Inspector Daniel Gurirab of Nampol, the baby was alive and is now in a stable condition. The baby was admitted in Swakopmund State Hospital for observation. A criminal case of child abandonment was opened and is under investigation with the Gender Based Violence Protection Sub-Division-Erongo Region.
The police are requesting the public to assist them with tracing the mother by contacting Detective Sergeant Kalipi at cellphone 081 6196503 or Detective Chief Inspector Gurirab at 081 233 3745.

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