New Year’s babies born at Piet Retief Hospital

Piet Retief Hospital
Hospital staff, together with management of Piet Retief Superspar and the new mothers with their January 2019 babies

Mr Mabuza, spokesperson for the Piet Retief Hospital, informed the Excelsior News on Monday, 7 January that Piet Retief welcomed a total of eight new year’s babies on New Year’s Day at Piet Retief Hospital.

The first baby born on 1 January 2019, was at 00:04 – a boy. Staff members of Piet Retief Superspar joined in the celebrations and the supermarket sponsored gift hampers to the new mothers. It was confirmed that during the course of Tuesday, 1 January 2019, three more boys and five girls were born at Piet Retief Hospital.

Mr Mabuza also provided the province’s statistics on babies that were born on New Year’s Day: • Ehlanzeni District – had 74 deliveries (35 girls and 39 boys) • Gert Sibande District – had 51 deliveries (22 girls and 29 boys) • Nkangala District – had 40 deliveries (31 girls and 9 boys) Congratulations are in order to all the new mothers with their precious new little ones!