39-year-old Mariam Nabatanzi whose story has caused stir online with the news of her given birth to 42 children in just 15 pregnancies was abused, sold into marriage at 12 years old, and now a single mother of 42 children.
Mariam has been dubbed by locals as ‘Uganda’s most fertile woman’. According to her, she has married at the age of 12 and gave birth to her first child at the age if 13.
She said she was sold into marriage at age of 12 and began to have children at the age of 13. Right now, she has given birth to 42 children with 38 children alive having lost 4 to the wicked hands of death.
Doctors said that Mariam’s pregnancies is as a result of hyper ovulation
Watch Video Below, and see how she gave birth to 42 children in just 15 pregnancies.
Abused, sold into marriage at 12 years old, and now a single mother of 42 children; this is Mariam Nabatanzi’s story. pic.twitter.com/92eB4cFqJH
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