Woman delivers six babies few days after Kakamega quintuplets

Woman delivers six babies few days after Kakamega quintuplets

A woman from the United States recently delivered six children (sextuplets) in a span of just nine minutes. Thelma Chiaka, who resides in Houston, gave birth to four boys and two girls on Sunday, 17 March.

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Woman delivers six babies few days after Kakamega quintuplets were born

Thelma Chiaka who resides in Houston gave birth to four boys and two girls on Sunday, March 17. Photo: Women's Hspital of Texas

According to The Daily Mail, hospital staff said thebabies are in the advanced neonatal intensive care unit and are all in a stable condition.

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The kids were born in the wee hours of the morning between 4:50am and 4:59am.

Also this month, 28-year-old Evelyn Namukhula from Kakamega County, Kenya, delivered five babies through Cesarean section at Kakamega General Hospital.

The young mum, who gave birth to three girls and two boys, already has four children who reside with their father, Herbert Nabwire, in Sikokhe village, Navakholo constituency.

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The Kenyan mother was excited to welcome her bundles of joy into the world as she pleaded with good Samaritans to help provide for the newborns.

"I thank God for this miracle. However, I appeal to any well-wisher for any help because I will not be able to raise them alone."

After her plight, well-wishers came through and showered the mother of nine with gifts hours before her babies developed breathing complications and were transferred to Eldoret County for further care.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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