La Republique: 60-year old gives birth to twins at CHRACERH in Yaounde
A sixty-year old woman gave birth to a set of twins at the Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery and Human Reproductive Teaching Hospital, CHRACERH in Yaoundé.
The birth was registered yesterday the 27th of April 2017. The lady was amongst several others had successful in-vitro fertilization. The 60-year old is a retired civil servant who has never had children. After the surgery, she expressed immense joy and thanked the Almighty for the gift of babies.
She also expressed gratitude to First Lady, Chantal Biya for the creation of the centre that has put smiles on the faces of hitherto desperate women. The Director of CHRACERH Prof Jean Marie Kasia, indicated that the lady was medically watched closely during the nine months of pregnancy by a team of experts, amongst who were cardiologists.
The Gynecological Endoscopic Surgery and Human Reproductive Teaching Hospital CHRACERH is an initiative of Cameroon’s First Lady to enhance medically assisted reproduction. The center was inaugurated in May 2016 and since then; many Cameroonians have been made mothers through in-vitro fertilization.