First Lady Melania Trump Looks Ecstatically Happy As She Cuddles A Baby In Ghana’s Hospital

Date October 10, 2018 10:22

Melania Trump showed her motherly side at her first solo international trip as U.S. First Lady. The wife of US President Donald Trump, who in January allegedly called much of Africa "shithole countries," paid a visit to the Greater Accra Regional Hospital. There she met with mothers and children and was pictured cuddling an adorable baby.

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Melania looked like she was enjoying herself as she played with the little boy in her arms. We don’t often get to witness the First Lady smiling like that! But what did people think about it?

The solo trip

Mrs. Trump arrived at the first spot on her list, Ghana,’s capital Accra, on Tuesday as she kicked off her solo tour of Africa, which will include stops in Malawi, Kenya, and Egypt. 

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The First Lady will focus on promoting child welfare, including her "Be Best" initiative, which aims at helping to create a healthy and drug-free life for children as well as fighting against cyberbullying.

When Melania’s plane landed in Accra, she was greeted by Ghana's first lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo and other Ghanaian officials. She was also presented with a beautiful bouquet of flowers by an 8-year-old girl, who was wearing a stunning traditional kente cloth.

At Greater Accra Regional Hospital, Melania gave away teddy bears and blankets to children. She was given a tour of a clinic and the hospital’s new neonatal intensive-care unit. After the tour, she had treated to a tea with Ghana’s first lady.

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