Triple twins’ mother Whose Husband abandoned Welcomes Lagos Speaker to Her Home


Mrs. Ruth Uche, the mother of three pairs of twins who was abandoned by her husband, Emeka Uche, as the birth of the third pair approached was speechless when Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly,Hon. Mudashiru Obasa sauntered into her one-room apartment at 32, Awori Street, Agege.

The 39-year-old had paid a distress visit to Government Secretariat, Alausa on Thursday where she spoke with journalists on her plight after her husband, a factory worker took flight when she became pregnant with their third twins.obasa 2

Ruth’s visit to Alausa got Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode’s attention, and the Lagos governor ordered that welfare assistance should be provided for her.

Hon. Obasa who visited Ruth on his own volition, donated food items, baby clothes and cash gift to the mother-of-six.

“Apart from being the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, I’m also your representative in the Assembly as this area falls within the jurisdiction of my constituency so this visit is part of my duty as your representative in the Assembly,” Obasa said during the visit.

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