Published On: Tue, Jan 10th, 2017

WOW!! 10 Years After Marriage, Lady Finally Delivers Cross River State’s First Set of Quintuplets (Photos)

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Goodnews coming from Cross Rivers State indicates that wife to one Dr Okon Edet who works with Obstetrics and Gynecology Department of the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, has on Monday, given birth to quintuplet after ten years of marriage and waiting for a child.
According to reports, the quintuplet comprises of three girls and two boys, and were born between 10:50am and 10:54am yesterday morning.
Doctors said they weighed between 1.45kg and 1.75kg  upon delivery. They are currently in the Special Care Babies Unit of the  Hospital  in very good condition.
Meanwhile, the wife of the state governor, Dr Linda Ayade (a medical expert), who visited the new babies donated the sum of N1 million to support them in the meantime, and another half a million to the team of doctors for professional work done.

Dr. Edet, father of the quintuplets, was overjoyed. He  thanked God for the doctors and pleaded for support from public spirited Nigerians.
Edet said “I want to thank God almighty, He’s a faithful God. The first time in the history of Cross River State, the first time in the history of UCTH. Five at a go! God has been just been faithful as we have concluded the first phase and the doctors have confirmed that the babies are kicking.”

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