Kenyan actors Jackie Matubia and Blessing Lung'aho alias Madiba have welcomed their first child together.

The ecstatic new mother took to Instagram to break the news of the arrival of their child with a photo of both the parents, the baby and a doctor at Komarock Modern Hospital where the baby was born.

The post attracted congratulatory messages from the couple's fans and their celebrity friends.

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Other than the newborn, Jackie Matubia has an elder daughter who is about 7 years old while Blessing also has a daughter from another relationship.

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Featured photo: Jackie Matubia (@jmatubia Instagram)