Mrs. Patience Abantelhe, has accepted to embrace a family planning
technique after she was delivered of quadruplets.
1.3 kilograms respectively are currently in an incubator at the hospital
and are the third, fourth, fifth and sixth children of the Abantelhe,
who already have two children.
that Abantelhe’s desire to embrace family planning technique was
influenced by the Director-General of the Cross River State Primary
Healthcare Development Agency, Dr. Betta Edu, who visited her in the
and one girl last Friday at the Sacred Heart Hospital in Obudu, Cross
River State through a caesarean session.
News by the director-general after the visit, Abantelhe said, “I know
about family planning and I will do it before I leave the hospital, I do
not want any other children now.”
in the northern senatorial district of the state delivered quadruplet,
she already has six children while the husband is a carpenter and she is
a full time housewife.
maternal mortality. If there is family planning, there is the likelihood
of reducing maternal mortality. If we imbibe family planning, this
maternal mortality that is getting too high in Nigeria will be reduced.
manage their situation economically considering what Nigeria is going
through. If women can embrace family planning, they can take good care
of the few children they have.”