Bright Okpocha, Nigerian comedian better known as Basketmouth, and Elsie, his wife, have welcomed their third child together.

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The pair announced the arrival of their bundle of joy on their individual Instagram pages on Tuesday which happens to be Elsie’s birthday.

Basketmouth hinted that his wife gave birth a month ago in his post which was accompanied with pictures of Elsie’s pregnancy.

“Thanks for updating my fatherhood licence a month ago, I am now upgraded to version 4,” he wrote.

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The entertainer also celebrated his wife’s birthday in the touching note, adding that he is so blessed to have her as a partner.

“Happy birthday darling dearest. I am so blessed to have an amazon for a wife. Here’s wishing you the very best things in life….which starts from me. You’re beautiful…,” he added.

Elsie also expressed her excitement in a series of posts on her handle. She described her new baby as an answered prayer, revealing that she had three miscarriages before finally conceiving.

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“A happy birthday to me!!!!! God did finally hear one of major prayers and I can’t thank him enough….He has made me one of the happiest girls in the world….This is my testimony. It’s a new chapter,” she wrote.

In another post, she added: “I prayed for this, endlessly I craved for it desperately (yeah even after two kids) And after three Miscarriages….God said it was time….his perfect time!!!”

The development means Basketmouth now has four children. The comedian has a daughter from a previous relationship before his marriage to Elsie in 2010.

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