Baby Benaiah dies on his way to Dubai for surgery

Benaiah Monday has died on his way to Dubai for a major heart surgery, this was after Nigerians rallied to raise N70m for the procedure.

Baby Benaiah dies on his way to Dubai for surgery lailasnews


The story of baby Benaiah caught national interest after a video of his distraught dad soliciting for help for him in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, went viral.

About 48 hours after the video hit the internet, Nigerians rallied around to donate over N70m towards his surgery.

However, according to Instablog9ja, brave Benaiah lost the battle this morning in Lagos, while going for the surgery. He was rushed to the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, where he was confirmed dead.

50 Comments

  1. What a pity to hear he’s gone may his soul rest in perfect peace and the Lord should console his parents

  2. This is so pathetic. May his soul rest in perfect peace and may God console the family of thedeceased infant.

  3. Despite how painful it may feel, there’s a reason for whatever we experience. God bless and save his soul. My condolences to the family.

  4. At least the baby is not here to face the harsh word,they is no need to say may the baby rest in peace because he does

  5. Oh God, what a world. After raising the money still the cold hands of death took the young child.

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