March 6, 2013 – First Nigerian Baby Girl Born Without A Skull, Okikijesu Olawuyi To Undergo Surgery
The baby pictured above has made history as the first Nigerian baby to be born without a skull. Her name is OkikiJesu Olawuyi.
The baby was born on the 11th of May 2010 with a rare birth deformity with the absence of over 50% of her skull.
The rare birth deformity has been identified as Congenital Cranial Deficiency by specialists.
The baby has been to several hospitals with no cure for her rare case.
A non-profit organization, Global Initiative for Peace Love and Care, GIPLC based in Abuja has taken up her case.
Within 72 hours, $234,000 an equivalent of 37 million Nigerian naira was raised for her treatment.
Okikijesu’s surgery will begin in April 2013 at John Hopkins Hospital in the USA.
Join Okiki in your prayers and may the Lord turn her situation around positively. She will be a living testimony.