Nigerian filmmaker, Alex Kleanson, has addressed the backlash his wife, Ekene Umenwa, received at their wedding celebration over her encounter with gospel singer, Moses Bliss.
Goldennewsng reports that the Nollywood actress, Ekene could not contain her excitement when Moses Bliss made a surprise attendance at her wedding ceremony over the weekend.
The bride’s reaction created a buzz online, and many critics slammed her, claiming she went overboard in her enthusiasm to greet the musician.
The officiating MC at the wedding ceremony, Deacon Famous, in a video shared online, defended the movie star, stating that her actions were not wrong.
He emphasized that hugging the gospel minister was a product of her excitement, and the act of kneeling was a way to connect with the singer’s spiritual blessings, while partaking in the heartfelt worship and prayer to God.
In a post shared on Instagram, Ekene’s husband said he is unbothered about the wife’s action towards Moses Bliss, adding that critics should shut up.
He wrote, “When God is involved everything becomes rosy.. @ekene_umenwa God bless you @deacon_famous , you get time to explain, I am not complaining… God bless you real good my brother @mosesbliss thank you for surprising my wife. God bless you. Please all of you should close your mouth.”
Reacting to the post, Ekene wrote, “My king the crown over my head God is involved may only the name of Jesus be praised amen thank you my bestie @deacon_famous thank you my bro @mosesbliss I will forever be grateful you made my wedding more colourful.”