On these pages we would like to introduce you to a selection of the children hosted
by New Life Home. For each child we provide a photo and a short description. For
some children the name and/or date of birth is not known on arrival. In such a case
a date of birth is estimated and a name is given.
If you would like to sponsor any of the children below or others, please send an
Mother passed away during birth of Abubakari. Father died when he fell down from
a coconut tree in July 2005. Brought to the orphanage by the local government welfare
Ismail Ramadhan Hassan, 5 years old
06 October 2004
20 December 2006
Father died in June 2006 due to malarial fever complications. Mother alive but has
no livelihood means to bring him up as she has other children and too poor to support
the family. Brought to the orphanage home with another older brother.
Othman Mohamed Hamisi, 10 years old
23 April 2000
12 April 2003
Father and Mother both passed away in 2002 and 2003 from HIV related illnesses. Brought
to the orphanage by a maternal aunt together with his older sister.
Shabani Athman Said, 10 years old
04 February 2000
23 August 2004
Father died in 2000 from heart related disease. Mother passed away in 2004 from heart
attack. Brought to the orphanage by the local government welfare services together
with a sister.
Saddam Juma Shabani, 7 years old
01 June 2003
20 December 2005
Father died in June 2004 due to malarial related fever. Mother alive but too poor
to support him.. Brought to the orphanage by the local government welfare services.
Abubakar Ramadhan, 12 years old
13 October 1996
18 November 2004
Mother passed away on 07.07.2003 due to coronary stroke. Father died in 2004 from
HIV related illness. Brought to the orphanage by grandfather as too poor and old
to look after five grandchildren.