The couple were joined together in holy matrimony at the Christ The King Cathedral in Uyo.

A Nigerian woman, Emem Effiong, has warmed the hearts of many as she ties the knot with her physically challenged lover, Innocent Moses Ntia.

The couple were joined together in holy matrimony at the Christ The King Cathedral in Uyo on Saturday, December 9, 2023.

The excited bride took to her Facebook page on Wednesday, December 13, to share beautiful photos from the wedding.

She captioned the photos,

A physically challenged man in Akwa Ibom marries his Nigerian lover

“Thank God it ended in praise. Our deepest appreciation to Her Excellency, the wife of the Governor, Pastor Mrs. Patience Umo Eno that was ably represented by wives of five LGA transition committee chairmen. Mummy, Thank you for honoring us, God bless you.”

Extending his congratulations to the newlyweds, one Greg Simon, mentioned that there have been many beautiful marriages in the disability community in 2023.

A physically challenged man in Akwa Ibom marries his Nigerian lover

He wrote, “Oh wow! Congratulations my dear brother Innocent Ntia Love is like the wind, you can’t see it but you can feel it. Happiness is understatement for me, to describe how excited I’m celebrating this two love birds. My prayers are for unusual enlargement as you start this beautiful journey together. The year 2023 birth so many beautiful marriages in the disability community, changing the narrative is a goal. I’m positive and prayerfully 2024 will have more warriors walk to the altar Amen. Once more, accept my warmest congratulations”

See their posts and more photos from the wedding below,

A physically challenged man in Akwa Ibom marries his Nigerian lover