A woman in her mid-thirties has welcomed a set of quadruplets in Zaria, Kaduna state. Currently, she has 17 children.
The 34-year-old housewife, Mrs Hauwa’u Sulaiman gave birth to the four babies on Friday, 5th June 2020 at the Gambo Sawaba General Hospital, Kofar Gayan, Zaria.
Thereafter, she was transferred to Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika with the babies for more medical care.
Dr Isa Abdulkadir, the leading Consultant in the Paediatrics Unit, ABUTH, said the four babies were in stable condition and are being taken care of by a team of experts.
Speaking, her husband, Malam Sulaiman, who is a driver, gave thanks to Allah for the wonderful gift that he and his wife have been blessed with.
According to him, this was his wife’s 8th pregnancy. He revealed that she had given birth to triplets twice; twins twice, single baby thrice and the recent one, four babies.
Furthermore, Suleiman noted that his elder brother assists him with the children’s welfare whenever the need arises.
Mother of the wife, Mallama Saudatu Haruna said it is genetic.
They inherited it from their grandparents, as she had also, given birth to twins thrice.