First Nigerian Test-Tube Baby To Study Medicine In Hungary.


The first Nigerian test-tube baby has been granted a scholarship to study medicine in Hungary.

Miss Hannatu Kupchi now 17 years old was born through in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) on February 11, 1998 at Nisa Premier Hospital in Abuja, Nigeria.

It was a great news for her parents who suffered 13 years of childlessness that their daughter who is celebrated as the first IVF baby in Nigeria, to be awarded a scholarship to study medicine.

In-vitro fertilization (IVF) is a process whereby a woman’s egg is fertilised by the man’s sperm outside the body.



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