The pastor who canceled a marriage as a result of the couple have been couple of minutes late to church has died on the identical date his spouse died.
Pastor Essa Ogorry of Fulfilling Phrase Basis Church, Trans Amadi, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, died on Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
His spouse, Tonyemieba Essa-Ogorry, additionally died on the identical date a 12 months in the past, Feb 16, 2020.
The pastor made headlines lately after he refused to wed a pair for about an hour as a result of they have been couple of minutes late to church on Feb 6, 2021. This led to an altercation between church members and the marriage company/couple, and ended within the couple wedding ceremony in a lodge with a distinct pastor standing as officiating minister.
Tributes have been pouring in for the pastor and his church has launched a video of him tagged: “Our cherished moments with Pastor Essa Ogorry.”
A member took to Fb to assert the pastor was sick and got here from Lagos to Port Harcourt for the marriage, which is why he was strict with the couple once they arrived late.