Columbia, SC (WLTX) - It's two times the excitement over at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden!

The zoo announced Friday that lionesses Lindelani and Thesiba are each expecting a pair of cubs. Additional cubs are also a possibility, according to the zoo, but an ultrasound is showing two cubs at this time.

And, it looks like we won't have to wait too long to see the cubs, they are expected as early as April.

The news comes as the zoo prepares to celebrate World Wildlife Day on Saturday, with big cats as the main focus.