Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Media and Publicity has clearified reports that his principal’s daughter is bethroted to a muslim.
Osinbajo himself on Thursday announced the marriage of his eldest daughter, Damilola Osinbajo to Oluseun Bakare.
The news of Damilola Osinbajo’s enagement caused controversy online as some Nigerians alleged that Oluseun Bakare is a muslim being the son of billionaire businesswoman, Hajiya Bola Shagaya.
But Akande clarified the speculation via Twitter on Saturday.
That Damilola is not getting married to a muslim and that Oluseun is a member of the Redeemed Christian Church if God (RCCG).
In response to media inquiries, Oluseun Bakare to whom VP Osinbajo’s first born & daughter Oludamilola would be marrying, is a member of the RCCG Abuja Central Parish and Teenage church pastor there.
We wish the blessed couple bliss!”, the presidential aide wrote.