Lusaka based young man who was two weeks ago involved in a road
accident and lost one leg before his wedding, today managed to marry his
fiancé in his hospital bed at the University Teaching Hospital against
The couple exchanged marriage vows in the presence of their
families, close friends and patients not by design but circumstances.
“This is an emotional time for the family because instead of the
accident breaking the couple, it has remained strong and has refused to
be defeated. I am very proud of my daughter and my son-in-law.
“Theirs is a love story that will stand the test of time,” Mrs Bowa said.
She said instead of listening to concerns from the family after the
accident, her daughter remained committed to marrying her husband no
matter his physical condition.
And Bethel City Church bishop Andrew Mwenda said the marriage signified sacrifice, loyalty and commitment.
“This wedding expresses genuine commitment to one another. My message to
the couple is to remain committed even when it seems impossible.
“Commitment is important. Even when the young man was involved in an accident, she remained by his side,” he said.
The teacher, who is due for wedding with his fiancée in August has however denied the accusations, claiming that he did not commit the crime he was
being accused of.
He only admitted that the girl used to play in his
room and would sleep on his rug after school hours.
Crime Reports, the girl, who said the suspect was a teacher in her
school as well as her after-school lesson teacher, stated: “I used to
help Mr Adetola to carry his things to his house. He used to teach me
and four others lesson after school hours.
“One day, when others
had left, he asked me to sleep on the bed and remove my pants. He
removed his boxers and raped me from the back. He...
world to bestow on a man for returning late, this woman chose the worst of them
all – death!
A young boy, Kefas Luca, has accused his 40-year-old mother, Mary, of beating
his father to death.
PUNCH Metro learnt that the
incident occurred in the Gonin-Gora of Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna
State on Saturday
Trouble was said to have started after the deceased arrived home at midnight.
There was an argument between him and the wife.
It was gathered that on several occasions, Mary had warned her husband against
coming home late but the husband would not heed to her warning until that
But at about 3am, the unthinkable happened. According to the deceased’s first
It's been a while since we heard from the Alaafin of Oyo, the famous Oba who loves to step out with all his wifeys. He is however in the News again!
Ahead of the inauguration of the 8th National Assembly, Oba Adeyemi III,
Alaafin of Oyo has been spotted at the Ibadan airport on his way to
Abuja in the company of his Ayabas.
One of his sons, Prince Akeem
Adeyemi a.k.a Skimeh Obasegun is one of the Federal Honourables to be
inaugurated as the Representative of the four local governments in Oyo
See photos of them leaving the Ibadan airport and also arriving Abuja.