Nigerian gospel singer Mercy Chinwo is now legally married to her husband Pastor Blessed Uzochikwa.
The court wedding took place on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at the Ikoyi registry, Lagos.
The music act was gorgeously dressed in a white attire while her hubby was dressed in a tuxedo.
The private civil ceremony took place after their traditional introduction rites held on July 18 in Port-Harcourt where Mercy’s parents live. Among those who graced the Introduction ceremony were Nigerian singer Banky W and his wife, Adesua Etomi.
It would be recalled that Chinwo got engaged in June.
“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.
Chinwo’s husband, Blessed, also shared the big news via his Instagram page.
Blessed is a pastor at the WaterBrook Church and The Upperroom. He is also an IT professional.
Chinwo is a Nigerian gospel musician, singer and songwriter.
She won the Nigerian Idol Season 2 in 2012.
Chinwo released her first single, “Testimony”, in 2015, and “Igwe” a year later.
She has also had a stint in acting.
She landed her first film role in Yvonne Nelson’s film, House of Gold where she acted as Lucia, starring alongside Yvonne Nelson, Majid Michel and Omawumi among others.