A woman is facing a murder charge for drowning her four-year-old son in the bath

Oluwakemi Badare, 36, killed Kingswealth Bayode (corr) at their home in Plumstead, southeast London. Duncan Atkinson, prosecuting said: ‘The defendant is charged with the murder of her four-year-old son who was found drowned after the defendant called the emergency services on 27 December 2020.’ Badare, of Invermore Place, Plumstead, appeared at the Old Bailey via video-link, speaking only to confirm her name.
She is yet to enter a plea to charges of murder and manslaughter.