Nigerian gospel artist and songwriter, Mark Saladin, has lost his fiancée, Deborah, in an auto accident just eleven days to their wedding.
The sad news was announced on Monday by his colleague and friend, Evangelist Issac Iko-Ojo, on his Facebook page.
According to reports, Deborah died from injuries she sustained in the accident that occurred along Gashua-Damaturu road on Saturday. She died on Sunday, November 20.
Their wedding is slated to be held on Saturday, December 3, 2022.
The Facebook post read, “Shalom! It is with deep pain in my heart, I inform you that min mark saladin a.k.a yaron zaki whose wedding is 3rd Dec, lost his fiance (Deborah).
“They were involved in a car accident along Gashua damaturu late hours of Saturday evening. It deemed the Lord to call her home early hours of yesterday (5:36am).
“May her soul rest with the Lord and may the Lord comfort the entire family of the late in Jesus mighty name Amen.”
Mark Saladin is best known for his ‘Godiya’ Thanksgiving song.