An Ogun state indigene, Timilehin Adeshina, an 18 year old mother was arrested for abandoning her 4 month old son naked inside a bag under Oshodi Bridge in Lagos, because she couldn't identify who the father of the baby was.
Timilehin whose father died in 2008, dropped out of school in JSS II, due to poverty, explained why she dumped her baby. She said: "My mother sent me out because I could not identify the man who impregnated me. I had sex with different men. She added that despite the fact that she was homeless and lived on the streets, different men still pay to have sex with her."
Timilehin whobwas arrested by operatives of the Lagos State Task Force after they rescued the young child from under the bridge, and has since been transferred to the Social Welfare Department of the Lagos State Ministry of Youths and Social Development.