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Dubai crowned prince pays the hospital bill of stranded Nigerian couples as they welcomed quadruplets


The Dubai crown prince (Hamdan bin Mohammed) paid the hospital bill of a Nigerian family who were stranded in Dubai.


According to the source, On July 1, The husband (Tijani) and the wife (Suliyah Abdulkareem) welcomed their quadruplets in Lafia Hospital for women and children and they had no medical insurance an they were indebted in the amount of $120,000

They incurred the medical bill after their quadruplets (a girl and a boy) were placed on ventilators at the neonatal intensive care unit after the babies were being born prematurely.

Mr Abdulkareem said that the two children will be named after him while one of the girls will be named after the hospital.


He said;

“It’s just a huge favour, and we are still in shock because we didn’t even know how to get the money. I had been sleepless wondering how to pay the bill."

The 32-year-old chef also thanked the Nigerian community and everyone who assisted his family pay for two months rent for a bigger place to accommodate the quadruplets.

Abdulkareem also added saying;

“We have been getting calls from Portuguese and Brazilian nationals in Dubai. People have been trying to reach us. The Nigerian community has been following us every step of the way."

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