By Divine Sam
The Member Representing Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, RT Hon. Unyime Idem made this emphasis while describing Marriage as a union that enhances love, Unity, harmony and peaceful coexistence in society.
Speaking with Journalists, on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at the traditional marriage of member of his constituents Miss Uwem Monday Amos and Architect Ubong Simon Ubak at Udianga Enem in Etim Ekpo Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, the Philanthropists charged the newly couple’s to posses virtues character that is capable and competent of building their marriages.
Idem who is the Deputy Chairman of Communications Committee at the Green Chambers of the National Assembly said when people come together in marriage and commit themselves to love, tolerance and understanding, the society will flourish with love and peace.
He congratulated the couple on their marriage and cautioned them to make God the centre of their family life.
The People’s Representative harped on love and submission as major ingredients that can propel a lasting and peaceful marital union even as he wished the couple a blissful home.
The Lawmaker used the occasion to remind parents to train their children in a Godly way in order to become useful to themselves and society, stressing that effective parenting will bring joy to them and contribute significantly to societal harmony.
Idem who has Initiated the first of it kind Skill acquisition and empowerment for 5000 constituents reiterates that marriage as a bedrock of societal development when built on a godly foundation, will promote a healthy society where peace and unity reign.
The attendance of the Ukanafun- Born National Lawmaker at the event provided an avenue for people to banter in solidarity as well as applaud him for effective Representation and integrating with his constituents.
The Groom, Mr Ubong Simon Ubak who is from Ikot Akwa, Ukanafun Edem Inyang in Ukanafun Local Government Area appreciated Rep. Idem for finding time to identify with him in-spite of his crowded national engagements, describing it as a practical demonstration of love, concern and interest to the wellbeing of his constituents.