The Little Boy Who Was Abandoned For Being A “Witch”, Started His First Day Of School


The story of Hope went around the world after he was cruelly abandoned by his parents with only two years of age to believe that he was a witch, as these did not have the resources for a “clean” they decided to abandon it to their fate to avoid Problems. However, Hope had a stroke of luck because after a Danish woman knew him, she decided to adopt him and give him all the love and care he deserved.

Anja Ringgren Lovén is the name of the foster mother of the charming little Hope. A year after what happened and his story became viral, the little boy has entered the school. Anja not only changed the way of Hope but daily do something for others because it is the social worker and founder of African Children’s Aid Education and Development Foundation (ACAEDF), dedicated to give them a better future for children in Africa.

It all started with this photograph in which Anja appears giving water to the small Hope who was suffering from malnutrition and had just been abandoned by their parents.

Ringgren says it is impossible for a child at that age survive on the streets, and as unfortunately is the reality of many in Nigeria, they are responsible for rescue and Hope was one of them.
He decided to adopt it and began to take care of his health and well-being; for a while he had blood transfusions, worming, was responsible for a proper diet and within months the little seemed another.

A year later the child has entered the school. His joy can not be more obvious and his incredible and miraculous recovery is surprising. Now Hope looks healthy, happy, full of life and has begun a new stage for him. Anja shared the following in her Facebook account:
“Next to David Emmanuel Umem, Nsidibe Orok and all the team that collaborates with me, we had a rescue mission on January 30, 2016. The mission ended up becoming viral and today after a year, I show you how Hope’s life has Changed. He has entered school and we can not both be happier. “

This publication was intended to inform all those who helped in the recovery of Hope through donations to solve the hospital where he spent several weeks as it was currently.


The generosity of people was amazing for just over $ 1 million was raised. With that money, not only did Hope benefit, since part of it went to the founding of Arja to help other children.

African Children’s Aid Education and Development Foundation (ACAEDF) was created approximately four years ago. It is intended to help all those children who have been abandoned by their family. Children abused, tortured or in a critical state of malnutrition. Arja states that most are abandoned by the label Brujo and without remorse, leave them to their fate.
Incredibly, thousands of children are labeled witches ¨, many of them end up being tortured and even killed or abandoned in the streets, he shared Arja in their social networks along with a small photograph of Hope, asking for support for To pay for medical expenses. Even he clarified that donations also serve to help other children who were in the same situation as Hope.


Her husband David Emmanuel Umem and she has begun construction of an orphanage and although a construction project continues in its founding devote time to save the lives of children, providing medical treatment, education and food. An incredible work that not everyone does not it?
There is no doubt that this kind of action brings faith back to humanity. SHARE the story of little Hope, it’s amazing the spin that gave her life, many blessings to this great family and their noble cause with little else.