...I got a phone call from a mama this morning whose 13yo daughter was raped and she's asking for help, for justice. She was in tears...as her little girl has been ill. This is too much to bear!!, And then, I remember the abducted girls in some far away land. Whatever might be happening to them, their mamas, too. Thank you, Esther Ijewere Kalejaiye for all you do. #BringBackOurGirls. -Tosin
She fell ill 2weeks ago.
Maybe, for lack of hospital in the community.
Maybe, for lack of adequate knowledge.
The parent resolved into spiritual intervention.
It must be a spiritual attack.
Mary couldn't move again.
Yesterday, Mary died in the church.
Where her parent had taken her to.
Today, I crrrriiieeed. Still tear-dropping.
I weep because we just lost a friend .
one of our coolest friends.
I weep for what ignorance could bring.
Last three years, we had a similar case where one of our girls was also 'abandoned' in the church for spiritual healing. She had her legs swollen as a result of the illness. It was a mild fracture, mama assured us. Everything would be fine. Haaa! Fracture? But this is not an hospital. Swiftly, with friends help, we got them moved to a hospital where it was diagnosed that our little friend had kidney problem. She spent more than 4months in the hospital! Today she is alive and in JSS 1.
Sadly, when people resolve to goin…