Woman delivers quintuplets in Ibadan

Woman delivers quintuplets in Ibadan

Mfonobong Akpan

A pregnant woman, Sakira Rasaq, on Monday, Feb.15, delivered a set of quintuplets, 3 boys and 2 girls at the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo state was set agog.

The newest dad in town, Alfa Yusuf Rasaq, a Koranic teacher, said mother and children are doing great. He also sought assistance from the government to enable him provide for these children.

The couple had 2 children, a boy and girl, before the arrives of the 5 bundles of joy.

The first set of quintuplets are the Dionne Quintuplets born 1934 in Canada. Of the five woman, only two are still living.

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