Widow marries late husband’s corpse in Kenya

Widow marries late husband’s corpse in Kenya

A Kenyan widow identified as Beatrice Mbayi has decided to tie the know with her late husband, William Godfrey Mukalama in Funyula Busia County, Kenya.

 

The wedding ceremony was attended by a large crowd.

 

The bride, wearing a white wedding dress; was escorted by women in the community, as she walked down to the corpse housing her husband’s body.

 

“We are aware it is not your wish to have a wedding ceremony in this manner; but kindly accept this ring so that you and your wife will remain one,” the man presiding over the ceremony told the dead groom.

 

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According to reports, Beatrice Mbayi is a member of the Jerusalem Church,  headed by Prophetess Mary Akatsa, whom they call Mummy.

 

Members of the church view death as graduation, hence the belief that even in death a couple could remain together.

 

Watch how the widow married her late husband below.

https://www.instagram.com/tv/CNAGKgnDw64/?utm_source=ig_embed

 

In other news, Kenyan artiste, Japesa acquired his own coffin and also posted the photo on Instagram.

 

Japesa real name Philip Ptaroba Okoyo; appears to be ready for death as he has shocked his fans by buying a coffin in anticipation of his funeral.

 

The flamboyant rap artiste took to his Instagram page on Saturday, March 27; and shared a photo of himself posing with the casket and also said that he didn’t want his fans to struggle with funeral expenses.

 

“Bought myself a coffin, just in case nikufe msisumbuliwe na till number,” the Kenyan artiste wrote.

 

See the photo of the recording artiste and his coffin below.

 

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