• Nigerian mothers and their newborns trapped in Hospitals over Sky High Bills

    Nigerian mothers and their newborns trapped in Hospitals over Sky High Bills

    Some Nigerians mothers are held for moths in maternity wards, forbidden from leaving until their debts are settled. 23-year-old single mother Amarachi Amadi (pictured) is still in hospital with her baby girl four months after giving birth in Umuahia, Abia State, Reuters Foundation reports.

    While the mother and her daughter are in good health, they are not allowed to leave the public hospital until Amadi settles the 543,000 naira bill for their care.Amadi, who makes a living selling stones to construction […]