Popular gospel singer, Mercy Chinwo said YES to her fiancé, Pastor Blessed Uzochikwa.
The melodious singer who could not hide her excitement shared the big news on her Instagram page.
“I am blessed to be blessed with @theofficialblessed. The thoughts of doing the next phase and the rest phase of my life with you makes the blessing more real. I love you, Sweet,” she wrote.
The gospel singer also shared a video clip online showing the sweet and unexpected moment her man went down on his knees to ask for her hand in marriage.
Pastor Blessed on his own part wrote, “I’M THE MAN THE LORD SHOWED MERCY! @mercychinwo thanks for saying YES! I LOVE YOU DEARLY! Ecclesiastical 9:9 Live happily with the woman you love through all the meaningless days of life that God has given you under the sun. The wife God gives you is your REWARD for all your earthly toil. #Mercyisblessed” .
Blessed is a pastor at the WaterBrook Church and The Upperroom. He is also an IT professional, while Chinwo is a Nigerian gospel musician, singer and songwriter who won the Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012.
Meanwhile, news of their engagement set the internet ablaze. See some reactions below:
Lisa Nwabia: “Congratulations Mercy, your marriage is blessed. By His Grace, e go reach everybody To all the singles here, God will do it for us. We will locate our destined partners”
Cubana_chiefpriest: “Congrats so you Dey like that thing.”
Lalaakindoju: “I’m screeeaaaammmiiiiiiiinnggggggggggggg with jooyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy. So good!!!!! Congrats guyssss.”
Anita Ambi: “Mercy, if you can, please chronicle your story as a single, your dealings with God and how you got to where you are. It will be great to get into that back story.”
Tori: “I’m so elated for this union, Congratulations Minister Mercy and her soon to be Husband. The Lord bless and keep you both in Jesus name.”
Egbuawa Chidinma: “See me smiling from ear to ear. Congratulations My favorite gospel minister.”
Congratulations to the couple from all of us at Empire.