Sacked banker’s wife gives birth to triplets in Kano
The wife of a sacked 40-year-old bank
worker, Mr. Luke Anyaechie, on
Thursday, was delivered of a set of
female triplets via caesarean section at
a private hospital in Sabon Gari, Kano.
In an interview with SUNDAY PUNCH
shortly after the delivery, Anyaechie, an
indigene of Umuozu, Imo State, was
overwhelmed with joy, despite the job
He added that all three babies were in
The triplets’ father said, “I believe that
the Almighty, who is aware of the birth
of the innocent babies, would provide
them with their daily bread from his
bounties, despite losing my bank job
due to the current economic
Anyachie, who was recently laid off as a
staff member of Ecobank in Kano, noted
that he had been apprehensive about
what the future would hold.
“But as a pious Christian, I finally
pitched my hope in God, who will neither
disappoint nor frustrate me,” he said.
The Medical Director of Green Land
Clinics and Maternity, Dr. Frank
Akabudu, who delivered the baby, noted
that it was the first set of triplets
delivered in the seven-year history of the
Akabudu, who is also a consultant
obstetrician/gynaecologist, said the
weights of each of the triplets were 2.1
kg, 2.3 kg and 2.0 kg, respectively.
“They were delivered with two minutes
intervals via caesarean section, which
lasted for about one hour,” he added.