Mother of 13 gives birth to quadruplets in Zaria

A 34-year-old housewife, Hauwa’u Sulaiman, of No. 70 Alfadarai in Zaria, additionally a mom of 13, gave birth to a set of quadruplets on the Gambo Sawaba General Hospital, Zaria, on Friday,  June 5.

Sulaiman informed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Zaria that she had now been blessed with 17 youngsters, including that the set of the brand new quadruplets she was just lately delivered of was her eighth supply.

The mom and the infants had been transferred to the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH) for higher care after she had been delivered of her newest being pregnant.

Sulaiman, nevertheless,  mentioned the one male among the many quadruplets died earlier than they arrived ABUTH.

She mentioned that the remaining three infants had been positioned underneath statement on the pediatrics care unit and she or he (the mom) had been receiving medical care on the maternity ward.

She mentioned that she obtained two baggage of blood in the course of the supply processes.

“I’m very wholesome and robust however the medical consultants suggested that I want to be monitored very effectively earlier than they’ll discharge me,’’ she mentioned.


Her husband, Malam Sulaiman Mohammed , additionally mentioned  that his spouse had  twice in the previous   given  birth to a set of triplets; a set of twins two occasions, and given birth to three  infants at  completely different occasions  earlier than  the quadruplets.

Mohammed, a driver, expressed gratitude to Allah for the fantastic present of the infants.

He added that it was his senior brother that was aiding him with the kids every time such wants arose.


Similarly, his mom, Saudatu Haruna; mentioned  that the birth of the quadruplets was not a shock to them attributing it to inheritance, including that she gave birth to a set of twins at three completely different events.

Haruna added that her mom was a triplet and her father was a twin stressing that the quadruplets weren’t coming  to the household as a shock to her.


Dr Isa Abdulkadir, the main Consultant in the Pediatrics unit at ABUTH, mentioned that  the three infants had been in good situation.

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