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Dec 8

This is the story of hope of strength and of life

Hello everyone, my name is Afolayan Beatrice Oluwaseyi Iyanuoluwa. I am seventeen years old. I was born on 1st December 2001. My hobbies are singing, reading and learning more. I’m from the family of four, with my parents that’s six, I have three siblings and we are all girls. Also my hobbies are reading, singing…
Aug 27


August 27, 2018. Tiny Beating Hearts Initiative, an organization which Centres around prevention of prematurity, advocacy to reduce prematurity and deaths arising from complications of prematurity and support for premature babies will be holding a stakeholders meeting on Thursday August 30, 2018 on the the theme Strengthening the Kogi State Healthcare System to Deliver Effective…
Jun 28

Stakeholders Make Case For Pre-mature Babies In Nigeria

Issues relating to the plights of pre-mature babies and the challenges they are having to go through were brought to the fore at an event to mark this year’s world Pre-mature Babies Day. The event which had the founder, Tiny Beating Heart Initiative( TBHI) and Chief Press Secretary to Kogi State Government, Hon Petra Onyegbule…
Jun 28

TBHI Donates Neonatal Items To Kogi Hospital

Neonatal items worth thousands of naira have been donated to the neonatal ward of the Specialist Hospital, Lokoja. Presenting the items yesterday in Lokoja, the Founder of Tiny Beating Hearts Initiative (TBHI), Mrs. Petra Akinti Onyegbule said the items were to be used strictly for premature babies. Mrs. Onyegbule maintained that premature babies come with…
Jun 28

CPC Boss Applauds Kogi Gov’s CPS on Initiative to Help Preemies

Written By Halimat Isah The DG,  Consumer Protection Council (CPC) Barr Tunde Irukera, has applauded the commitment of the founder, Tiny Beating Hearts Initiative (TBHI), Mrs Petra Akinti Onyegbule towards cushioning challenges related to premature birth in Kogi State. Irukera gave the applause on Wednesday when he received the TBHI team led by the founder…
Jun 28

NGO Launches Advocacy Project for Premature Babies in Kogi

Tiny Beating Hearts Initiative (TBHI), an NGO in Kogi, on Thursday said the organisation has launched an advocacy project aimed at reducing preterm-related issues in the state. The Founder/Executive Director of the organisation, Mrs Petra Onyegbule, disclosed this in Lokoja during an advocacy visit to the state Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, Mrs…
Jun 7

Tiny Great Initiative

Tiny great initiative… While we strive to make more incubators available for more premature babies to come, there is that imperative need to find a solution to why the babies have to come too early… Good work, Petra Please follow and like us:
May 21

The Resolve

And then the morning of peace came After the turbulence of The unexpected preterm birth of My precious gift. Peace from within was felt, A voice was heard, Peace! It was the voice and Then another, Look at the field of dry bones, Toiling in the teeth of the sun Crumbling and toiling still. The…
May 16

NGO reiterates comment to supporting preemies

By Halimat Isah The Founder/Executive Director of Tiny Beating Hearts Initiative (TBHI), Mrs. Petra Akinti Onyegbule, has reiterated her organisation’s commitment to supporting preemies in the society. Mrs. Onyegbule made this known on Tuesday in Lokoja when she led some members of her team on a visit on a mother of a preemie at the…