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A Nigerian gay man living in the United States of America, David Ukre, has taken the bold step of tying the knots with his male lover, Eric Shoen, in a lavish ceremony in New York.

Also Read: "Bisi Alimi: Nigerian gay shops for wedding ring with fiance"

The marriage which drew a huge crowd of well wishers, saw the Warri, Delta State born Ukre say 'I Do' to Shoen, who proposed to him sometime last year and they have been living together since then and decided to make their union legal, on Saturday, July 30.

While we congratulate Ukre and his husband, Shoen, we eagerly await that of another popular gay, Bisi Alimi, and his long time partner, Anthony, which is sure to come before the end of this year.

Also Read: "Wedding Bells: Popular Nigerian gay activist gets engaged to boyfriend"

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