Mrs Roseline Akinsola, 50, on Monday
delivered a set of twins after 14 years of
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports
that Akinsola, who works at the Ekiti State
Christian Pilgrims Board, was full of
praises to God for answering her prayers.
The mother of two girls, who weighed
4.2kg and 2.3kg, advised other couples in
need of children not to lose hope.
Akinsola, in an interview with NAN,
expressed gratitude to God for giving her
the children after several years.
” I thank God for the new name he has
given to me; before, I was being called “Iya
Iyanu’’ without a child, but today, my name
has changed to “Mummy Twins.’’
“Many of my colleagues, friends and
neighbours mocked and sidelined me, but
because I stood firm on the words of God,
He answered my prayers.
“I thank my husband, who inspite of the
troubles and problems from family
members, friends, colleagues and
neighbours still believe in me and God.
“He stood by me like a father in all ways
and also believed in God all through the
crisis. I also thank my siblings who stood
by me in prayers for years.
“Let me thank God for all those who stood
by me in prayers and encouraged me not to
desist from serving God.
“These children are indeed signs that God
never forgets his own people who diligently
seek him and believe in his words, ” she