The Otowodo Primary School in Ughelli was a scene of excitement on Saturday, the 29th of April, 2023, as the families of Late Engr. Timothy Efebe of Ethiope East L.G.A., Abraka, Delta state and Late Mr. Salaudeen Adeleke of Ila- Orungun L.G.A., Osun State, cordially invited friends and well-wishers to witness the marriage ceremony of their children, Rachael Efebe and Jamiu Adeleke.
The marriage ceremony was a celebration of love, unity, and happiness as the couple, surrounded by their loved ones, took their vows and exchanged rings at the Ughelli North Secretariat Registry, Ughelli. The groom, Jamiu Adeleke, was all smiles as he watched his bride, Rachael Efebe in her beautiful white gown.
The ceremony was officiated by a registry official who reminded the couple of their commitment to each other and the importance of love, trust, and communication in a marriage. The couple exchanged their vows and rings, and were pronounced husband and wife to the cheers and applause of the gathered guests.
The reception that followed the wedding ceremony was a grand affair, with guests treated to sumptuous meals, drinks, and music to dance to. Friends and family members of the couple took turns to give speeches, offering prayers and well-wishes for the couple as they begin their journey together.
In a brief interview with some of the guests, they expressed their joy at witnessing the union of two wonderful people, wishing the couple all the best in their future together. The wedding was a beautiful testament to the power of love and family, as two families from Urhobo and Yoruba came together to celebrate the union of their children.
As the sun set on the day, the couple took to the dance floor for their first dance as husband and wife, surrounded by the love and warmth of their friends and family. The wedding was indeed a beautiful day to remember, a perfect start to a lifetime of love and happiness for Rachael and Jamiu.