Monday, February 15, 2016

PHOTOS: They Thought This Child is a Witch, They Leave Him on the Street For 8 Months

  • via DailyMail
  • Hope, a two-year-old Nigerian boy, was shunned for eight months

Heartbreaking photo captures the moment a young charity worker gives a starving two-year-old boy water after he was left for dead by his family because they thought he was a WITCH

  • Danish aid worker Anja Ringgren Loven found him wandering the streets
  • She fed him and gave him water before taking him to the hospital 
  • The boy was riddled with worms and severely deficient in red blood cells  
  • He is still in the hospital two weeks later but is in stable condition  

The Nigerian boy, now named Hope, was emaciated, very fragile and riddled with worms when he was discovered naked and wandering the streets on January 31 by Anja Ringgren Loven, a Danish woman living in Africa.

Images and source here via DailyMail
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