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Sewage Treatment Plant Blocked by Dumped Human Babies

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The Harare Residents Trust (HRT) has revealed that dumped babies are blocking the inlet pipe at the Firle sewage treatment plant in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Simbarashe Majamanda, the HRT Membership Officer compiled the report following a site visit by the public awareness steering committee on water management in Harare last year.  He  said: “Baby dumping is a common problem that results in blockages. Many dead babies are removed from the inlet works on a daily basis.”

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