- Doctors at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital have postponed a surgery on a four-year-old boy without anus
- The surgery was postponed after doctors observed that the boy, Saidu, had lost weight due to failing health
- Saidu, who has been passing excreta through tubes, is from from Potiskum local government area of Yobe state
The surgery on a four-year-old boy without anus has been postponed by doctors at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital.
The boy identified as Saidu has been passing excreta with the help of tubes inserted by doctors since he was two weeks old.
According to Daily Trust, the surgery on the boy from Potiskum local government area of Yobe state, was postponed on Friday, December 18.
Mohammed Babi, the father of the boy, said the surgery was postponed because the boy lost weight after recently falling ill.
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According to Babi, medication has been recommended by doctors who asked that the boy be put on diet for another 10 days.
In his words:
“We were asked to watch after his health and hygiene and return to the hospital on December 20.
“It is a trying time for us but we sincerely thank our donor and the doctor for their tireless effort to help us achieve this.”
In other news, female protester who warmed hearts during the EndSARS protest has got a new prosthetic leg with the money Nigerians donated for her.
The young lady identified as Jane Obiene inspired many with her bravery after a photo of her in crutches standing in solidarity went viral.
According to a social media influencer, Aproko Doctor, Jane will also be getting the sum of N1 million to start a business and the rest of the money will be used in getting an accommodation for her.
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