Dignitaries storm Yala for Eba as wedding Turns Carnival.
The ancient city of Okuku in Yala Local government Area was thrown into a frenzy of excitement a few days ago as the nobility and royalty of high society descended on the domain of Hon.Barrister Alphonsus Ogar Eba, for his wedding.
The city had taken on a face-lift in anticipation of the mother of all weddings and Okuku became a sight to behold to a first-time visitor.
The hotels weren’t left out in the fun as they seized the opportunity to raise their prices but still did brisk business.
The wedding Between Barrister Alphonsus Ogar Eba and his lovely wife Ogar Cecilia brought together who is who in the state political scene.
Leading the list of who is who Governor Benedict Ayade was digitally represented by the Deputy Governor Professor Ivara.
Other dignitaries in attendance include the Cross River State Chief Of staff,Chief Martins Orim,Hon.Jarigbe Agom,Hon.Regina Anyogo, Hon.Eteng Williams,Engineer Eraye,Hon.Cynthia Nkasi,Chief Mrs.Angela Ogeyi Odey,Hon Peter Odinga, Hon.Mathew Ojugbo,Dr.Asibong,Barrister DORNCKLAIMZ Enamhe,
Hon.Stella Odey,Dr.Stephen Odey ,Hon.Eddie Achi,Chief Paul Santus, Barrister.Patience Obim,Hon.Mike Usibe,Dr.Julius Okpotu, Engineer Casmos Ekawu,Hon.Rita Agbor Ayim.
Traditional leaders across the state were led by his HRH Ogamode Onah Ipuole, religious leaders and people’s democratic party faithfuls across the state were among the dignitaries that witnessed the wedding Eba held at St.Joseph Catholic Church, Okuku.
Indeed, well before the Saturday, November 9th wedding kicked off, the place had already been overtaken by dignitaries.
They zoomed in,-driven in expensive state-of-the-art models that would burn a hole in a billionaire’s pockets.
Proceedings commenced at St.Joseph Catholic Church,Okuku where the Catholic priest ,Rev.Father Mathias Ojorgu, solemnized the marriage while prayers were offered.
The bride and groom being descended from no mean status, the quality of dignitaries was particularly high, over five thousand people friends and relatives took over the reception venue all in celebration of an Icon and his beautiful wife.
A lot of present and past PDP leaders were also out in force to support one of their own Hon.barrister Alphonsus Ogar Eba.