...We understand she stays with her granny. Yesterday, granny brought her to our learning centre so she could learn. And, so today, we were going to ask her a few questions (interview) so we could know what class to put her. After a brief introduction...and question about her level of education, we asked about her momma...there was a tear-drop...'she is dead'. Then, about her father...her eyes were soaked, already. He is dead, too. I feel so touched. Now, I wish we never asked her. That was the end of our interview session with her. [Memorable Moment At Our learning centre, today, 12th May, 2015]
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…