Alie Kamara, 15 who was nicknamed ‘Miracle Boy’ by Dr Olu Black because of his complex cardiac case, as patients which such critical case do not see the second year after birth will be leaving for heart surgery in France next Tuesday.
Pikin Bizness Project Administrator, Vera Sesay explained that Alie’s case was referred to Pikin Bizness by Dr Olu Black cardiac specialist.
She explained that Dr Black’s medical report shows the severity of Alie’s case, adding due to the complex nature of his ailment “Pinkin Bizness puts premium on his case even though there were others on the waiting list.”
Ms Sesay explained that Alie has been admitted at the Connaught Hospital for over a year now, adding that he often gets an attack whenever he is discharge so the doctor advised that, he should remain in medical care till after the surgery.
“The hospital in France said that his case is critical but Mr Adonis Aboud (Pikin Bizness Director) said “we must take the chance.”
Ms Sesay said that they had received Alie’s visa and passport for France on Monday and “he would be leaving for France next Tuesday…” she disclosed.
She disclosed that Alie’s duration in France depends on the French doctors, adding Mr Aboud will be in France to ensure that all goes well.
Ms Sesay said that the next on the list after Alie’s surgery is Maseray Alimamy, 16, adding that this is the first time they have embarked on sponsoring teenagers for surgical operation abroad.
She appealed for sponsors to kindly donate to save the lives of these children, disclosing that 90% of the expenditure is done by Mr Aboud. Mrs Sesay disclosed that normally a single case for such an operation is nothing less than $7,000.