Saturday, January 30, 2016 6:21 pm
Eniyemamwen Olatoyosi Oyegun, daughter of the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun on Saturday married her heartthrob, Umaso John Eketu, a Flying Officer in the Nigerian Airforce.
The colourful wedding ceremony took place in Lagos at Archbishop Vining Memorial Church Cathedral and the reception at the Haven Event Centre.
The presiding minister, Rt. Reverend (Dr). Olusegun Adeyemi urged the parents of the newly-weds to support them in prayers.
Reverend Adeyemi also urged the newly-weds to be guided by and respect their solemn vows to love and cherish each other till death.
Dignitaries at the well-attended church wedding and reception included: Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki; Speaker House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara represented by House Deputy Chief Whip, Pally Iriase; wife of the President, Aisha Buhari represented by former Plateau deputy governor, Pallen Tallen; first interim Chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi Akande; APC National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu represented by former Lagos State Deputy Governor, Femi Pedro.
Governors present included: Lagos State governor Akinwunmi Ambode represented by his deputy, Dr. Idiat Oluranti Adebule; Edo state governor, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole; Ogun state governor, Ibikunle Amosun; Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong and his wife, Regina; Oyo state governor, Abiola Ajimobi; Imo state governor, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha represented by his deputy, Eze Madumere.
Others dignitaries are: Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed; Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu; Interior minister, Gen (rtd), Abdulrahman Bello Dambazau represented by Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone 2, Bala Hassan; FCT Minister, Mallam Muhammed Musa Bello represented by FCTA Director Information, Mrs Stella Orata Ojeme.
APC National Working Committee members present included: National Secretary, Mai Mala Buni; National Treasurer, Bala Mohammed Gwagwaruwa; National Woman Leader, Hajia Ramatu Tijani; Deputy National Chairman South, Sugun Oni; Vice Chairman North West, Inuwa Abdulkadir; National Organising Secretary, Osita Izunaso, Zonal Woman Leader South West, Kemi Nelson.
Other dignitaries included: Former Edo state governor, Professor Oserheimen Osunbor; Former governor of old Anambra State, Chief Jim Nwobodo; former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Chibudom Nwuche; APC Anambra Central Senatorial candidate, Bar. Sharon Ikeazor; former Governor of Ogun State, Chief Olusegun Osoba; former Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Niyi Adebayo.
Attendees included: Senate Majority Leader, Ali Ndume; Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory, Senator Dino Melaye; Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State, Silas Ali Agara; Edo state deputy governor, Pius Odubu; APC Akwa Ibom governorship candidate, Umana Okon Umana; Edo state governorship aspirant, Gen (rtd) Charles Airhiavbere; APC’s Director of Administration, Abdullahi Gashua.