University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Successfully Separate Conjoined Female Twins


The University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital has successfully separated a set of conjoined female twins on Thursday, January 14.

The operation was said to have been done by a 66-member all Nigerian medical experts team. In the team were paediatric surgeons, paediatricians, paediatric cardiologist, anaesthetists, cardiothoracic surgeon, nurses, pharmacists, behavioral scientists and many more.

Meanwhile, the team was led by Paediatric surgeon, Prof Lukman Abdul-Rahman who is pictured above carrying the babies.