By AUSTIN OWOICHO, Abuja
Several dignitaries from across NIgeria including the Online Editor of New NIgerian Newspapers, Jacob Onjewu Dickson converged on Abuja on Saturday to witness the joining in holy matrimony of former Miss Magdalene Peter Katuka and Mr. Joseph Emmanuel.
The ceremony held at St. Rita’s Catholic Church, NIMCO Estate Mararaba, was a union of two from across the Niger.
Magdalene hails from Kachia Local Government Area of Kaduna State, while Joseph Emmanuel is from Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State.
They we’re united by love at NIgeria’s Federal. Capital Territory and took the bold step of spending their lives together on Saturday April 17, 2021.
In his sermon before the couple were joined, Reverend Father Augustine Garba charged them to always love and respect each other.
Explaining the First Reading from the Book of Genesis Chapter 1 verses 26-28, he explained that marriage was ordained by God and should be respected by all parties involved.
The well attended wedding was officiated by six ministers, Reverend Father Augustine Garba, Reverend Father Jude Maigari, Reverend Father Jerry Bature and Reverend Father Dennis Zangshida.
Others are Reverend Father Samuel Moses and Reverend Father Mike Okpe.
At the reception, the newly wedded couple, Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Emmanuel performed their first duty as husband and wife as they fed each other.