The international airlines company issued a statement praising the efforts of the crew. It said: "The cabin crew noticed that a woman passenger named Nafi Diaby, 28 weeks into her pregnancy, was suffering childbirth pains."
The mother and the infant, named Kadiju, were admitted in a hospital in Burkina Faso, an African nation, reported BBC.
@TurkishAirlines What's the birth place on certificate goni say?? Haha. Congratulations— My Undiagnosed Child (@MyUndiagnosed) April 7, 2017
@TurkishAirlines That's adorable. Props to the crew for the assistance in delivering the little joy.— Ryan Yollin (@IcanseeJohnCena) April 9, 2017
@TurkishAirlines Congratulations to all! Love the one staff member looking at the baby and mother instead of the camera. And the one looking so very happy!— Karen Pierce (@rustysmommy1) April 9, 2017
@TurkishAirlines Things like this make us believe in humanity again we'll done crew!!— Muralidhar (@adhikamu) April 9, 2017
@TurkishAirlines Very well done to your cabin crew, shows there not just there to look nice and serve coffee.— Alan Mörris (@Fokmisterutd) April 9, 2017
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