Man asked to marry wife’s corpse, cries out

TVC E. Emmanuel was asked to marry his wife's corpse because he did not perform the marriage rites on her before she died. Emmanuel who met his wife in Owo Ondo state cried out saying, “I don’t know what went wrong and I don’t know my sin. Like any other fellow Christian, when everybody was preparing for Christmas, I was preparing as well, both for a merry Christmas, safe delivery for my wife and a successful naming ceremony for the babies; not knowing that I had another thing coming. Hours after the birth of her twin girls, Margaret Emmanuel gave up the ghost, leaving her husband with the twins and their three grown-up siblings. To make matters worse, Margaret’s family in Ebonyin are demanding that Emmanuel fulfils a vital aspect of their culture before the burial ceremonies even commence. At first it was congratulations and celebration galore as Madam Margaret Emmanuel was delivered...