A tiny baby who had been abandoned and left to die by its mother who gave birth in in squatter township of Ndirande in Blantyre city were found on Mondayin a makeshift grave which had been dug up in one of the bedrooms in a house.
A resident of Ndirande, Kuyukaya Ntalika said: “I was called by my friend, who was supposed to move into the house, to come and help her sweep before she moved in. Whilst we were sweeping I stepped on the make shift grave when my foot went through and I saw something black.”
Ntalika called her friend who came with a flashlight into the room and dug up the grave to see what was hidden underneath.
The baby is believed to have been abandoned by Ameena Mazembere who had once inhabited the house .
Mazembere is said to have been pregnant during the course of last year but her pregnancy suddenly vanished .
She disappeared and has not been seen since.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :