Few days ago, reports of a baby born in Yobe State with her heart outside her chest went viral online and stunned Nigerians. Now, new reports have confirmed that baby Aisha has died in the wee hours of Tuesday at the Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, in Borno state.
According to The Nation, First Lady Aisha Buhari had donated N3m while the Yobe State Government raised N2.5 million for the child to be flown to Enugu to undergo surgery in a Special Centre which has partnership with UK specialists already in the country.
But uncle of the Baby, Arama Mustapha who confirmed the death of the baby, said she died at about 3am on Tuesday morning.
“I have just received a call from the mother of the child a few minutes ago that the baby is dead. She called me around 3.06am and broke the news to me. I am really heart broken over the turn of event but my prayers is for Allah to grant her eternal rest,” Arama told The Nation.
The Chairman Medical Advisory Council(CMAC) UMTH Dr. Mohammed Bashir also confirmed the news.
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