Gboah.com: Nigerian Woman Gives Birth To Sextuplets Within 9 Minutes

Nigerian Woman Gives Birth To Sextuplets Within 9 Minutes


 US-based Nigerian woman, Thelma Chiaka, is reported to have given birth to six babies, four boys and two girls, in the span of 9 minutes.

According to a statement released by The Woman's Hospital, Houston, the babies were delivered between 4:50 am and 4:59 am.

The hospital stated that the babies were born at weights ranging from 1 pound, 12 ounces to 2 pounds, 14 ounces.

The delivery team led by Dr. Ziad Haidar, Dr. Sharmeel Khaira and Dr. Israel Simchowitz, said the mother was doing well.

According to the statement, the odds of having sextuplets were estimated at one in 4.7 billion and sextuplet births are very rare.

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