A 10- years – old girl , Masenengen Targba , who was raped at an IDP camp in Benue State , has given birth to a baby girl .
According to a post on Facebook by a blogger, Chigozie Effe , Targba was giving birth to a baby girl via caesarean section.
Effe had solicited help from well – meaning Nigerians to help with the delivery, which he said would cost more than the girl could afford .
He said , “ Targba was dumped in General Hospital, Markurdi by an unknown person in the early hours of today , August 4 , 2019
“ After hours of plea by a good Samaritan and humanitarian named Mr Ukan , as well as other well – meaning individuals, Dr Ijoko and Dr Yima of the Foundation Memorial Hospital, Makurdi , have succeeded in carrying out an operation on little Masenengen as she ( was ) delivered (of ) a baby girl . ”
Targba was said to have delivered in the early hours of August 5 , 2019 to the baby , which weighed 2 . 5 kg .