Mother of Hauwa Sulaiman, a 34 years old housewife and a mother of 13 children who gave birth to quadruplet babies in Zaria, Kaduna State, northwest Nigeria, Mallama Saudatu Haruna, has disclosed that her daughter’s child delivery pattern was hereditary.
The housewife, Mrs. Hauwa’u Sulaiman was delivered of the four babies on Friday 5th June 2020 at the Gambo Sawaba General Hospital, Kofar Gayan, Zaria. She was, however, transferred to Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Shika with the babies for more medical attention.
She had given birth to triplets twice, twins twice, single baby thrice and the current one is four babies.
Her mother, Mallama Haruna, who said she was not surprised that her daughter was delivered of a quadruplet noted that said the occurrence is hereditary from their grandparents, as she too had given birth to twins thrice.
Hauwa’s husband, Mallam Sulaiman, who is a driver expressed gratitude to Allah for the wonderful gift that he and his wife were blessed with.
He added that it is his elder brother that usually assists him with the children’s welfare wherever the need arises.
The lead Consultant in the Paediatrics Unit, ABUTH, Dr. Isa Abdulkadir said the four babies were in good condition and are receiving care by a team of experts.