Rahma Haruna, a limbless girl from Lahadin Makole in Dawakin Kudu local government area of Kano state is dead. The story was disclosed by Lukman,Special Assistant on communications to Bauchi state governor
Rahma, who has no functional limbs but tiny appendages in the position of arms and legs, was initially being moved about in a synthetic washbasin by a young cousin, to beg for alms in Kano city, about 26 kilometers from her village. The earnings help in sustaining the family of four.
Her father, Haruna Muhammad said her challenge started when she was 6 months old and largely due to poverty, he could not take her for specialized medical attention.