APC chieftains gather in Lagos as Oyegun’s daughter, Eniye, marries flying officer

Eniyemamwen Oyegun, a daughter to the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, John Odigie-Oyegun, on Saturday married Umaso Eketu, a flying officer in the Nigerian Air Force.

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, Olusegun Adeyemi, admonished the parents of the newly-weds to support them with prayers and give them moral support.

Mr. Adeyemi, according to a statement by the APC Assistant Director of Publicity, Edegbe Odemwingie, 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: the President of the Senate, 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, Bisi Akande; APC National Leader, Bola Tinubu, represented by former Lagos State Deputy Governor, Femi Pedro.‎

Governors present included Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode‎ represented by his deputy, Idiat Oluranti Adebule; Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole; ‎Ogun State Governor, ‎Ibikunle Amosun‎‎; Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong and his wife, Regina‎; Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi; Imo State Governor, Rochas 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, ‎Abdulrahman Dambazau‎ represented by Assistant Inspector-General of Police (AIG), Zone 2‎, Bala Hassan; FCT Minister, Muhammed Musa Bello represented by FCTA Director of Information, Stella Ojeme.

APC National Working Committee members present included National Secretary, Mai Mala Buni; ‎National Treasurer, Bala Gwagwaruwa; ‎National Woman Leader, Ramatu Tijani; ‎Deputy National Chairman South, Segun Oni; ‎Vice Chairman North West, Inuwa Abdulkadir; National Organising Secretary, Osita Izunaso, and Zonal Woman Leader, South West, Kemi Nelson.

‎‎Other dignitaries included former Edo State Governor, Oserheimen Osunbor‎; former Governor of old Anambra State, Jim Nwobodo;‎ former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Chibudom ‎Nwuche‎; APC‎ Anambra Central Senatorial candidate, ‎Sharon Ikeazor; former Governor of Ogun State, Olusegun Osoba;‎ and former Governor of Ekiti State, 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;‎ Akwa Ibom APC governorship candidate, Umana Okon Umana;‎ Edo State governorship aspirant, Charles Airhiavbere‎; and APC’s Director of Administration, Abdullahi Gashua‎.

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