Monday, February 23, 2009
UPDATE: Nigerian Mom Welcomes Sextuplets
In a sad turn, the young mom that just delivered 6 tiny babies in Nigeria has passed away from complications associated with the delivery.
But she developed complications from excessive bleeding at hospital in Sagamu, Ogun State, south-west Nigeria.The naturally conceived babies - three girls and three boys - were in a stable condition, said medical officials.
The new mom died at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital yesterday morning.
Professor Femi Ajayi, the chairman of the board of the hospital, confirmed her death to the Nigerian Tribune newspaper:
Charity groups have been making donations for the upkeep of the 6 babies.
This mom also has 2 other children and her husband reportedly 'fled' after the news of the sextuplets arrival.Related Articles: