Yet to be identified mad
woman gave birth to a set of
male and female twins with
the assistance of concerned
female citizens, at the busy
Eku junction in Ethiope East
Local Government Area of
Delta State.
It was gathered that the
lunatic who is a regular face
in the community, normally
solicit for alms from street
to street and sleeps at any
available shelter around the
Confirming the incident, a
Nurse, Beatrice Ejeta, a staff of
Shepherd Care International
Orphanage home, stated that
she was at home when the
proprietor of the orphanage
home called her and others
that a mad woman at the Eku
junction was in labour.
According to her, “I was
initially worried if she would
comply with us trying to assist
her but when I signaled her to
come with my hand,
she responded. With the
assistance of some female shop
owners around the junction,
we were able to hold her still
and I coordinated the delivery
with the male twin coming out
leg first”
“We were delighted when
the first baby came out
thinking that was all and
released our grip on her only
for us to notice that as she
trekked to an adjourning
junction, another baby was
coming out. Immediately, we
ran back to her and delivered
her of the second child which
was a girl.”
However, nobody has
claimed responsibility for
her pregnancy, but the twin
babies are presently at Eku
Baptist Government hospital
for medical attention.
The Public Relations
Officer, PRO of Eku Baptist
Government hospital, Mr.
Sagay Tuoyo, assured that
the hospital is equipped
with facilities to handle the
immediate demands and
challenges of the babies