THE Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila on Saturday, welcomed the first baby of the year, in Surulere area of Lagos State.
The Speaker welcomed the baby, Baby Lateefat at the Gbaja Maternal Child Care Centre, Surulere.
Baby Lateefat, a female, was born at exactly midnight on January 1, weighing 3.2kg.
The speaker also welcomed the Okotie triplets born between 9.52 am and 9.54 am on Saturday.
The Medical Director of the hospital, Dr Madewa Adebajo, urged the state government to build more mother and child hospitals, saying this will help in the fight against maternal deaths in the state.