It remains inexplicable how and why a mother would cause the death of her own child.

Residents of a neighbourhood in Ajegunle were left shocked on the morning of Monday, July 30th when they woke up to see the body of a little boy floating in a well.

They are now blaming the mother of the boy for deliberately throwing him in the well, after discovering that she had fled her community.

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One of the residents took to Facebook to share the news:

Lord why what going on this day, early morning bad new happened in moi area at ajegunle this heartless mother throw her biological son inside this well and ran away. This so sad of a day lord pls help us out of this evil going on around d word and help moi family and friend and never put a bad suggestion in us in jusus name, Amen.

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