Lagos - Nigeria’s first test tube baby, Miss Hannatu Kupchi, has secured admission into a Hungarian University to study medicine,17 years after she was born through In Vitro Fertilisation, Vanguard reports.
The medical doctor that supervised the first IVF experiment in Nigeria, Dr. Ibrahim Wada, said Hannatu’s birth on February 11, 1998, at Nisa Premier Hospital in Abuja, signalled a revolution in the practice of medicine in Nigeria.
Dr Wada wasspeaking on Sunday evening in Abuja during a brief reception and presentation of an award to Kupchi.
Wada who expressed happiness on Kupchi’s university admission announced an automatic employment for her after her medical training abroad.
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- News 24