By Adeniyi Onaara
Cameroonian police have reportedly arrested an unidentified woman whose child died after she allegedly administered tramadol to her child and then went clubbing.
According to the Instagram user who shared the story with photos of the lady and the dead baby, the mother gave the drug to the child so that the baby could sleep while she went out to party with friends.
The incident was said to have occurred in the Likombo area of Tiko in Cameroon’s South-West region.
It was also revealed that the mother locked the baby in the house after administering the drug to him before leaving.
When she returned, she discovered the child lifeless where she had placed him and then raised the alarm
It was also revealed that residents of the neighborhood attacked her and beat her up before the police intervened and carted her away.
“This lady you see here committed an abomination last night in Likomba, Tiko,” the caption reads. Despite having a newborn baby in her arms, she wanted to go clubbing with friends. Because she couldn’t take him to the club, the only thing standing in her way was the innocent child. So, what exactly did this girl do? ” She decided to give him tramadol so he could fall asleep quickly. “This way, she can go out and party with her friends.” She gave him tramadol and kept the baby in the house.
She returned home this morning to learn that the baby had died as a result of the hard drugs she had given him.
“Likomba residents descended on her and severely beaten her. Law enforcement officers intervened, and the girl is currently detained. The infant has been laid to rest. “May the innocent baby’s soul rest in peace.”