Mother agonises over loss of day-old baby

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A 22-year-old mother, who allegedly lost her one-day-old baby in Fort Portal Hospital last week is suing the facility for negligence.

Ms Rosette Komuhangi ... has refused to leave the maternity ward unless the hospital administration gives her the baby. She gave birth to a baby girl on September 11 at the same hospital. “I was taken to the theatre where I gave birth but I was surprised to hear from the nurses that my baby had gone missing” she told Daily Monitor.

She said the nurses told her that her baby had been allegedly taken by a woman who pretended to be attending to her during birth ...

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