BY PMA RASHEED
The Gulf Today,
2 Jan 2010
The first New Year baby of the UAE was born, along with the birth of the New Year and the new decade, exactly at .
"Pakistani mother Sobia Umer gave birth to the female baby at the
GMC Hospital in Ajman," said Umer Farooq, father of the baby.
Meanwhile, the last baby of the past decade in the UAE was an Emirati boy, born at Al Ain's
just five minutes before the birth of the new decade. Tawam Hospital
The last baby of 2009 at the
hospital was a female baby born at to a Palestinian lady named Rasha Yabudeyan. GMC Hospital
In the capital's
, an Emarati girl saw the light of the world for the first time at . The healthy girl named Dhai, weighed 3.6kg, and is the fifth child of an Emarai couple they didn't intend to disclose their names. Corniche Hospital
The last baby at the hospital was also a girl born to the Libyan national Abdul Azeem Wanees. The total number of births at the hospital in the last day of the year 2009 reached at 19, and nine babies were born in the first hours of the New Year.
Dubai Hospital's first baby was a boy born at to Emarati mother Amina Sultan, while the decade's last baby at the hospital was a girl born at to Indian mother Thamanna Alaudhin," a spokesperson of the told The Gulf Today. Dubai Hospital
's Al Wasel Hospital, the first baby of the year was born at . Pakistani mother Jumana Mohammed gave birth to the baby boy, who weighed 3.28kg. Meanwhile, the last baby of 2009 in the hospital was an Emirati girl born at . Dubai
Al Baraha Hospital in
recorded the birth of a baby boy to the Indian mother Jayanth at , followed by the birth of a girl at to Pakistani couple Mohammed Iqbal and Bedooin. Dubai
Meanwhile, Egyptian boy Noorudheen, son of Hani Lutfi Al Saeed and Azeeza Helmi, was 2009's last baby of the hospital, who was born at .
The first baby born at
Welcare Hospital in was to Emirati man AbdulRaheem and Omani mother Hikmath Thabit. The baby boy, born at , was named Abdalla AbduRaheem. Dubai
A staff member of the hospital, said, "Meanwhile, the 2009's last representatives born at the hospital were twin boys delivered through a Caesarian section."
"The twins named Saood and Nawas of Emarati father Talal Ismail Buhindi and Iranian mother Parvenes were born at and ," added the father.
In Sharjah's Al Zahra Hospital, the New Year's baby was born to a Syrian lady through a Caesarian section at . The baby weighed 3.6 kg, said the Dr Rabab, a gynecologist at the hospital.
"While, the last baby, who weighed 2.6kg, was born at to an Emirati couple," he added.
In Ras Al Khaima, three New Year babies were born at
. The first one was born at , while the second one a female baby named Sheikha was born to Emirati father Rashid Mohammed Al Khatiri. The third baby, named AbduRahman, was born at to Palestinian father Raafat Abu Rizk. Saqr Hospital
Abu Dhabi's , the first bay was born at to an Egyptian lady. Mafraq Hospital
The baby girl was weighed 3.3kg. The last baby, with a weight of 2.5kg, was given birth by a Yemani mother at at the hospital, where five babies were born during the last hours of 2009, revealed sources at the
. Mafraq Hospital
An Egyptian girl was the first baby of Al Ain Hospital born at , followed by the birth of an Emirati boy born just after two minutes.
, the first baby of the New Year was born at . It was a baby boy to the UAE citizen Mohammed Ali Sayed. The hospital's last baby in 2009 was a girl born at . Named Ibtihag, the girl was born to an Emirati mother and an Omani father. Dibba Fujeira Hospital
, a boy was born to Pakistani national Ahmed Hussain at , while the last baby of the hospital was a girl, born at , to Emirati father Abdul Gafoor Abdulla Zaki. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Hospital
, the first baby of the New Year was was born at . It was an Emirati female baby named Amal, daughter of Obaid Salim. Kalba Hospital