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Nigerian Couple Welcomes A Set Of Twins After 21years Of Marriage

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Nigerian Couple Welcomes A Set Of Twins After 21years Of Marriage

A Nigerian couple has welcomed their twin babies after 21 years of marriage.

The couple’s niece who Faith Elivs Ovie via social media shared the testimony of how they struggled with the conception for years and was eventually visited with miracle twin boy and girl after 21years of marriage.

Sharing photos of the baby, Faith Elivs wrote;

‘Congratulations Uncle, God is indeed wonderful after 21 years of marriage. God has put a smile on your face. God even double it. Twins a boy and a girl’

Meanwhile, 68-year-old woman is now a proud mother for the first time after she was successfully delivered of a set of twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba.

This was confirmed by Prof Wasiu Adeyemo, chairman of the medical advisory council (CMAC), who broke the news on Sunday via a statement shared on LUTH’s Twitter page.

Naija News understands the woman was delivered of a boy and a girl.

According to Adeyemo, the woman got pregnant for the first time with the aid of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), and was delivered of the babies on April 14, through an elective caesarean section.

“LUTH has successfully delivered a sixty-eight (68) year old primigravida (pregnant for the first time) with twin (a male and a female) gestation (pregnancy) following an IVF conception. She was delivered through an elective caesarean section at 37 weeks gestation on Tuesday April 14, 2020,” the statement read.

 

Chukwuani Victoria is an entertainment and lifestyle journalist who's passionate about storytelling. She holds a BSC in Biology and is also a certified Radio presenter with BRMC. She likes to read, research, hang out with her friends and play scrabbles.