Woman, 39, gives birth to triplets
A 39-year-old housewife, Mrs. Aishat Mohammed Jiya, has given birth to triplets, all females, at the Abaji General Hospital.
A theatre nurse, simply identified as Suleiman, who spoke with our reporter at the hospital on Saturday, said that the woman was brought to the hospital at about 12:42a.m., Thursday, and was placed on observation for some hours.
He said that the woman, who was unable to give birth through normal process, was operated upon and delivered of her triplets.
“We thank God as the operation was carried out successfully and the three baby girls and the mother are all in sound health,” he said.
The husband of the woman, Alhaji Mohammed Idris Jiya, who looked elated, thanked God for the successful operation on his wife and the gift of triplets.