In a statement released by the Yobe state Governor through his media aid, Abdullahi Bego, the Governor has agreed to rescue the little baby by providing the 2.5 million naira required for the surgery.
Video footage of the Baby born with heart outside her chest surfaced on Facebook last week.
The statement reads below
Baby Born with Heart Outside Chest Wall
Governor Ibrahim Gaidam has foot the N2.5 million bill urgently needed to undertake surgical operation on baby Aisha Mustapha, born nine days ago at Goni Gori village with her heart outside her chest wall. The surgery will be done at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital (UMTH).
The money will be delivered at UMTH today insha Allah. Details later.
May Allah (SWT) heal her and grant her quick recovery and all other persons who are ill whether they are home or in hospital.