The report says that the birth of a newborn child with four legs – left parents and others struck in the state of Bauchi, where he was supposed to have been delivered.
The child was born with a parasitic twin – a smaller and less developed twin – attached to the upper abdomen / chest.
According to reports, the child must undergo surgery to remove additional limbs from the body.
A parasitic twin is an identical twin that has stopped developing during pregnancy but is physically attached to a fully developing twin. A fully developed semi-detached house is also known as a dominant or automotive component twin.