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A pair conned out of lots of of kilos as they tried to discover a surrogate mom have lastly turn into mother and father.
Tracy and Pete Akoun had additionally suffered a number of miscarriages as they tried to conceive a child.
However now they’re celebrating after two daughters arrived inside a month of one another, from two totally different surrogate moms.
The couple, from Portsmouth, had discovered the ladies by way of social media.
It comes after forty seven-yr-previous Mrs Akoun suffered a miscarriage following by accident falling pregnant not lengthy after assembly her husband.
After a number of extra miscarriages, the couple assessed different choices, together with surrogacy.
However after making a profile on a surrogacy web site they have been duped out of £four hundred by a lady who conned them into beginning the process.
Undeterred, Mr and Mrs Akoun joined a Fb group, via which they discovered two ladies, with companions and youngsters of their very own.
Mom-of-5 Tricia Hunt, 36, and Kate Fruin-Smith, 37, who additionally has 5 of her personal youngsters, have been paid a month-to-month payment by the couple after turning into pregnant.
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Mrs Akoun, an assistant supervisor in a care house, stated they have been “ecstatic” after the couple have been capable of have the “twins” they by no means had.
Their daughters, Nyobi and Kenya have been born inside a month of one another in June and July final yr.
Mrs Akoun, who has an 18-yr-previous daughter from a earlier relationship, stated they keep up a correspondence with the surrogate moms.
“The connection is like household and we’re nonetheless in contact. I haven’t got any jealousy or insecurity once they’re right here,” she stated.
“To each women, I’m their mum.”
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Mrs Hunt and Ms Fruin-Smith, who reside in several elements of the UK, each determined to develop into surrogate moms as a method of “giving again”.
The ladies had used donor sperm to turn into pregnant of their separate similar-intercourse relationships and felt they might assist different ladies making an attempt to start out a household.
Ms Fruin-Smith stated: “We determined that if we have been going to simply accept assist, we might assist others. It is so rewarding to know you can also make that a lot distinction in any person’s life.”
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