Granny blamed for neglecting toddler

2008-09-03 00:00

A severe case of child neglect has shocked community members, teachers and nurses.

The child, whose name is known to The Witness, is being kept in the hospital’s paediatric ward, where he is being treated for severe starvation. He was taken to the hospital on August 11, but the case of neglect was only registered yesterday after the intervention of The Witness. The case is being handled by the Child Protection Unit. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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