Parents of the latest triplets recorded at St. Luke’s Hospital, Uyo, Mr/Mrs Anietie Daniel Eduok, have expressed deep appreciation to the wife of Akwa Ibom State, Deaconess Martha, for the financial support given to them.
Speaking with The Explorer, this afternoon in the hospital, the young couple acknowledged receipt of the sum of One Hundred Thousand Naira (N100,000) reportedly sent to them by Mrs. Martha Emmanuel, through one of her personal aides.
The parents who also acknowledged phone calls and donations from spirited Nigerians ever since The Explorer published the story few days ago, however made a passionate appeal for more support as they are still yet to clear the hospital bill.
According to the parents of the triplets, so far (as at 15.31hours), personalities including: Hon Kufre AbasiEdidem (Member representing Itu State Constituency, Eld Patrick Albert, (NUJ Chairman) and about six spirited Nigerians have visited the family with gift.
Beyond settling the hospital bill, the young couple who are currently living in a One room apartment in the church premises also need help in the area of accommodation following this multiple birth.
They could be visited at the Post Natal Ward, St Luke’s Hospital, Anua, Uyo.
The family can also be reached via the following telephone numbers: 08065050314 or 08087614117 or bank transfer to 3065353869 (First Bank). The account name is Anietie Daniel John.