A couple has sadly passed away in a tragic incident few weeks to their traditional wedding in Akwa Ibom state.
The pair identified as Ukeme Asuquo and Ema Udo Essien, were involved in a ghastly motor accident yesterday which reportedly killed both of them on the spot.
Their wedding which was billed to hold on Saturday, May 4th in Itu local government area of Akwa Ibom, has been cancelled due to the unfortunate incident.
Their wedding invitation card
A friend of the deceased took to Facebook to mourn their deaths.
He wrote: "Man, fiancée die days to their wedding! Oh death where is thy sting!
"Ukeme Asuquo you brought your wedding card to us last Sunday. Just this morning I heard you had an accident with your husband and both are confirmed dead at the spot.
"What will happen on the 5th May being your traditional marriage? It’s so heartbreaking please."