Eight-year-old girl needs N.6m for tumor surgery, 14 persons to donate blood
An eight-year-old girl, Miss Precious Moses, who is suffering from mountainous tumor on her head has appealed to Nigerians to assist her with the six hundred thousand naira balance of the N1.6 million billed her parents to undergo a surgical operation.
The tumor which said to be growing rapidly has put the life of the eight-year-old girl in danger if it is not removed in the next few weeks.
Aside the financial assistance, Precious also need fourteen volunteers that would donate blood on the day of the operation according to a medical report by the team of surgeons to conduct the surgery.
The family of girl spoke through the President of the Child Welfare Fund, Mr. Joshua Omorere, who added that the family had been able to raise one million naira of the total N1.6 million needed for the operation.
Omorere explained that the girl's health has deteriorated owing to the financial predicament of the parents.
He stated that her parents could not raise the estimated N1.6 million medical bills given to them by the Delta State University Teaching Hospital (DELSUTH), Oghara, thus the appealed for financial assistance from members of the public.
Omorere said the doctors who are to carry-out the surgical operation were ready pending the payment of the bills.
CWF’s President lamented that the life of the girl was in danger and appealed to all spirited individuals and the Delta State government for help.
He added Precious is currently lying helplessly at the Pediatric Ward 2, Bed 2 of DELSUTH, Oghara, saying that anyone who want to assist the family should visit the hospital and contact the management for necessary information.
Similarly, mother of girl, Mrs. Juliet Ekeh, added that anyone willing to help should contact Mr. Omorere on 08033191830 or the hospital management.
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