Sad News erupts in Zambia as a 5 day old new born baby was suffocated to death while breastfeeding by the mother.
Losing a member of the family comes with pain and is extremely unbearable, now imagine being the cause of the death. In addition, the bond between mother and child can make the pains live with her forever.
This is a story of a Zambian mother who unfortunately caused the death of her five day old baby on Wednesday 25 November 2020.
Based on a report from Kalemba official Facebook page, a mother identified as Rose Mugala, 24 years old, has mistakenly caused the unnatural death of her own baby as she was breastfeeding the infant around 5 pm on Wednesday. Only to find the child dead with the breast still on his mouth and the milk coming out through the nostrils.
The local police gave a report that, the body of the baby was examined thoroughly and no physical harm or injuries were found on the baby. So, it was breastfeeding suffocation that caused the unnatural death.