By MAYA NTANDA –
A MONTH-OLD baby has miraculously survived after being dumped in a pit latrine by an unknown woman in Kyawama Township in Solwezi.
The baby, which was wrapped in a chitenge material, was discovered in a pit latrine around 06:00hours yesterday.
The baby boy was discovered by the owners of the pit latrine after one of them went to use it in the morning.
Asah Kaputula said she went to use the pit latrine when she heard a baby crying.
Ms Kaputula said she informed other members of the house and with the help of neighbours, mobilised themselves and demolished the structure.
She said the baby was rushed to the hospital after retrieving it from the pit latrine.
Ms Kaputula said the mother of the baby was not known.
And Solwezi General Hospital public relations officer Levy Muna confirmed the admission of the baby at the hospital.