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Paarl baby kidnapper could have left town

Two-month-old Azile Skafu disappeared from his parents Mbekweni shack on Friday morning.

FILE: Monica Skafu's two-month-old son Azile was taken from her home on Friday 26 September 2014 & is still missing. Picture: Carmel Loggenberg/EWN "

CAPE TOWN - A missing children's organisation says it suspects the woman believed to be behind the disappearance of a baby in Paarl has left town.

Two-month-old Azile Skafu disappeared from his parents Mbekweni shack on Friday morning.

The Pink Ladies believe the search for the two-month-old baby boy should be widened.

The organisation's Dessie Rechner says a few days have passed since his disappearance, and she believes he isn't in the Paarl area.

"He could be in Khayelitsha, Harare, Nyanga or Cape Town."

The baby was reported missing on Friday. He disappeared after a woman known as Nosisi approached his mother for a place to stay.

It's believed his mother spent the night drinking with Nosisi.

MOTHER DISTRAUGHT

Distraught mother Monica Skafu says she regrets letting a complete stranger go near her baby.

Skafu says she thought she was going a good deed by allowing the stranger to spend the night.

Nosisi claimed her boyfriend had kicked her out of their home.

Skafu says she would never have thought Nosisi had ulterior motives.

"Time was going by quickly and she said she didn't know anyone."

Police say no arrests have been made in connection with the baby's disappearance. Police are urging people to come forward with information.

Monica vehemently denies selling her baby and says she was appalled when police asked her if she had done so.

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