A couple residing in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, have had their first baby at the age of 66.
The couple, professor and Mrs Samuel Otubusin, had the baby after 40 years of marriage.
Governor Ibikunle Amosun who paid a congratulatory visit to the couple, who are both professor, described the delivery as Nigeria and Africa’s first.
Head of the medical team that took the delivery, Doctor Taofeek Ogunfunmilayo, said the conception was through in-vitro-fertilization, while the delivery was by caesarean section
The delivery, according to him, broke all the records in the process
The new mother, Professor Ajibola Otunbusin thanks god for the wonderful gift, after losing hope of having a baby
She urged other women who are facing similar challenges to remain positive and continue looking up to God.