A woman identified as Ijeoma Nnaji, 30 is alleged to have killed her one-year-old daughter, Chiemerie Nnaji, over yet to be identified reason.
This happened in Amankanu village in Anuri Community within Nkanu West Local Government Area of Enugu State.
The Enugu State Police Public Relations Officer, Ebere Amaraizu has confirmed that the incident happened on May 30 and that the suspect is helping in the investigation so far.
The State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Sulaiman Balarabe has directed a full-scale investigation into the case.
It is reported that the body of the child has been deposited at the Agbani General Hospital morgue.