Fam­ily were too be­reaved to no­tice his con­di­tion

Swazi Observer - - NEWS -

SPEAK­ING of her son's birth, Qadir said: 'Sal­man was born through a Cae­sarean de­liv­ery. “He was very weak and suf­fered from jaun­dice. “We all thought he would not sur­vive but he did.

“He used to have stom­ach prob­lems and con­sti­pa­tion but noth­ing se­ri­ous.”

Aside from his ini­tial health prob­lems, Sal­man was like any other baby un­til a lump started to grow on his ab­domen at six months old. Due to his fa­ther's re­cent death, Sal­man's fam­ily ig­nored his con­di­tion at first. Qadir said: “We all were in shock af­ter the death of my hus­band.”

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