Global News

Nigerian Police Officer And His Wife Welcome Sextuplets After 7 Years Of Childlessness

Nigerian Police Officer And His Wife Welcome Sextuplets After 7 Years Of Childlessness (Updated: 2 years ago)


On January 12, at the BridgeStone Hospital, Rukpoku, Obio-Akpor Local Government Area, heavily pregnant Joyce was delivered of sextuplets, four boys and two girls.

The story has been told of a Nigerian police officers, Mr. Bright Akhimien, who welcomed sextuplets with his wife after seven years.

According to Vanguard, it has been a bittersweet experience for Mr. Bright Akhimien, a police officer serving in Eleme, Rivers State, and wife, Joyce, after God answered their prayers with fruit of the womb after seven years of childlessness.

On January 12, at the BridgeStone Hospital, Rukpoku, Obio-Akpor Local Government Area, heavily pregnant Joyce was delivered of sextuplets, four boys and two girls.

“Yes they came as six but we lost one girl. Four boys and a girl are now left in the hospital incubators”, visibly perplexed Akhimien told Sunday Vanguard.

Rev. G. O. Ebojie, District Overseer, Foursquare Gospel Church, Elelenwo Zonal Headquarters, where the Akhimiens worship, described the development as “miraculous blessing”.

Amidst the widespread joy among friends, relatives, church, colleagues over the new year blessing, the burden of settling bills at the hospital where the babies are still under medical watch and caring for them afterwards remains herculean for the policeman and wife.

He said, “It’s a big thing of joy, no doubt. But I am just a policeman making ends meet for family.

“The burden of caring for these children is enormous but it’s nothing compared to the shame, pressure and pains we have had to endure these pass seven years of childlessness.

“We thank God for answering our prayers. “I can’t help but shout out to well meaning individuals and groups to come to our aid. We can’t do it on our own.

“Thankfully, out of sheer compassion, the hospital has frozen our bill at N1.5million since we arrived through the delivery.”

As Akhimien and wife live through the long drawn challenge of raising the sextuplets turned quintuplets, good spirited individuals and groups touched to share the burden they would have to bear are enjoined to assist in cash or kind through FCMB 2440848014 account details of Bright I. Akhimien.

Add a coment

Recent Posts

Boy Spyce
Boy Spyce
Yemi Alade
Yemi Alade
Koker
Koker
Dr Dolor
Dr Dolor
Yonda
Yonda
DJ Enimoney
DJ Enimoney
BOJ
BOJ
Reminisce
Reminisce
King Perryy
King Perryy
Phyno
Phyno
Lyta
Lyta
Eva Alordiah
Eva Alordiah
Sarkodie
Sarkodie
Liya
Liya
Korede Bello
Korede Bello
DJ Thunerdex
DJ Thunerdex
Dremo
Dremo
Mr P
Mr P
DJ Switch
DJ Switch
Tonto Dikeh
Tonto Dikeh
Burna Boy
Burna Boy
Junior Boy
Junior Boy
Crayon
Crayon
Niniola
Niniola
Magnito
Magnito
A-Q
A-Q
Seyi Shay
Seyi Shay
Terry G
Terry G
OlaDips
OlaDips
Gyakie
Gyakie
Tems
Tems
C Blvck
C Blvck
Deshinor
Deshinor
D’Banj
D’Banj
Oritse Femi
Oritse Femi
Spotless
Spotless
Future
Future
Ayanfe
Ayanfe
Fizzy Mayur
Fizzy Mayur
Chidinma
Chidinma
NAIJAKIT.COM