Quin­tu­plets die in Kenya

The Citizen (Gauteng) - - NEWS -

Nairobi – A Kenyan mother who gave birth to rare nat­u­rally con­ceived quin­tu­plets has lost all five ba­bies, ac­cord­ing to a hospi­tal in the south­west of the coun­try.

The mother, Jac­in­tah Akinyi, 30 – who did not know she was car­ry­ing five ba­bies – went into labour on Sun­day and gave birth to two ba­bies at home, who both died, be­fore be­ing trans­ferred to the Kisii Teach­ing and Re­fer­ral hospi­tal.

Nurse man­ager Florence Ogero said the re­main­ing three had also died.

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