Nigeria’s Gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo on Saturday sealed marital vow with hubby, Pastor Blessed Uzocchikwa in a church ceremony.
This is even as the couple celebrated their traditional marriage ceremony in Port Harcourt, Rivers State capital on Friday.
Famous singer and politician, Bankole Wellington aka Banky W, shared a photo of himself and the groom on his Instagram page.
Family and friends also attended the church wedding including Actress Adesua Etomi-Wellington and renowned Gospel singer, Chioma Jesus.
Chinwo had in June announced her engagement to Uzochikwa, who is a resident pastor of The Waterbrook Church and an IT professional via her verified Instagram account @mercychinwo.
In addition, the couple legalised their union at a Lagos Marriage Registry in August.
Confirming the news, the singer shared pictures of the marriage via her verified Instagram account @mercychinwo with the caption, “To God be the glory, great things He has done. Forever to go with you my sweet”.
— Chika Okeke is a journalist with MOC and the Publisher/ Editor of Bennyokeke.blogspot.com, an online news platform.
She joined the services of LEADERSHIP Media Group in 2008 as a Reporter where she rose through the ranks as a Senior Reporter to Deputy Editor Daily, Deputy Editor, LEADERSHIP Sunday and Deputy Editor, LEADERSHIP Friday.
During her sojourn in LEADERSHIP Media Group, she had covered the activities of FCT Area Councils, Ministries of Tourism and National Orientation, Works & Housing and Environment.
With over one decade in journalism, she was able to explore various reporting and writing techniques such as feature writing, editing, investigation and editing, with over over 300 publications to her credit.
She has covered workshops and conferences, both in Nigeria and abroad.
She is currently the Treasurer, Environment Media Correspondents Association of Nigeria (EMCAN) and a member of Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ).