A Nigerian lady has garnered significant attentions online as she shared a video of her 5 months and 2 weeks old babies respectively.
The video was shared on her TikTok account, @little.orangeboy and it sparked reactions among social media users.
In the video, the mother placed her children on the bed and asked netizens if they had a name for the kind of births she had.
Although it is very rare but can be medically called Superfetation. According to report, This is a phenomenon where a second pregnancy occurs alongside an existing one.
Another ovum (egg) is fertilized by sperm and implanted in the womb days or weeks later than the first one.
Babies born from superfetation are mostly called Irish twins, which was originated in the 1800s as a way to mock the Irish catholic immigrant families who did not have access to birth control.
Internet users got amazed as they wondered if the two week baby and five month old son could be from the same woman.
Watch the video below:
The video quickly went viral with thousand of likes. Social media users trooped to share their thoughts.
Read some comments shown below:
kaltonkeron said, “its only me who doesn’t understand Irish twins 😂😳”.
Ibkimperialstiches01🪡✂️🧵 said, “Irish twins ko,sweet potato sweet twins nii 😂😂,God abeg”.
jennyjay09 said, “I don’t understand….the two weeks refused to come out abi na the 5months rush comot?”
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teagan said, “this shown consistent knacking while on pregnancy, haaaa onidokido 😁, Congratulations tho”.
AKE47 said, “months are not monthing😁”.
user2544469515575 said, “I don’t understand, can someone explain..”