The wedding that hit Nigeria with a bang took place on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at the Loveworld Arena Lekki Church. The daughter of Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, Sharon Carissa Oyakhilome, wed international businessman, Phillip Frimpong. The nation is still basking in the afterglow of this glorious union. It is an event that inspired millions of people to gather in this momentous occasion of love and faith. The event created waves in the Believer’s LoveWorld global community, the Nigerian-based church.
World-renowned Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, the head of Believer’s LoveWorld Incorporation, aka Christ Embassy and author of the Rhapsody of Realities book’, has been preaching his Christian ways around the world for decades.
His daughter and gospel singer, Sharon Carrisa Oyakhilome, aka CSO married the distinguished Dutch-born business man Phillip Frimpong on Saturday the 6th of October. The marriage was officiated by the world-renowned Pastor Benny Hinn. Pastor Chris, standing beside his daughter, witnessed this holy union, and acknowledged the presence of God in their union and said “thank you for the amazing message you have given to them, you put your word into their lives Thank you for confirming your word”.
What followed was an illustrious event of performances by notable gospel artists and the Christ Embassy choir, as well as four different receptions that continued from that day early into the following morning.
Here are the highlights of the Oyakhilome wedding.
Phillip Frimpong, the Dutch-born Ghanaian entrepreneur made his way down the carpet “looking like the king and priest that he is.” The groom who wore a dashing tail suit and white bowtie, was accompanied down the aisle by his best man. The choir ushered in his appearance with a glorious melody.
Phillip Frimpong, the groom, was born in the Netherlands to Ghanaian parents and was raised in the UK. Phillip found himself being drawn back to his African roots decided to create the company ONUA together sister. ONUA is a décor company that specializes in African designer prints. This was especially evident in his excellent choice in the traditional kente wrap that he wore at this engagement party.
When it was time for the appearance of the bride, Sharon Carissa, aka CSO and her father Pastor Chris walked down the aisle side by side. Sharon wore an exquisite white sequenced dress that glistened as she proceeded down the long carpet. The church orchestra played as she and father made their way down the aisle. Guests were reportedly staring in awe at her beauty.