Prominent Nigerian gospel singer Mercy Chinwo and her husband, Blessed Uzochikwa, have announced the birth of their first child.
Mercy Chinwo shared her excitement via Instagram on Friday, October 27, . She posted a snippet of a music video in which she joyfully flaunted her baby bump, all while expressing her gratitude to God for the new addition to their family.
She said: “Lord, we are grateful; we approach Your throne with heartfelt songs of praise and thanksgiving. You’ve filled our hearts with joy, our lips with testimonies, and our home with celebration. Indeed, YOU DO THIS ONE.”
The singer continued by stating, “The Blessed family says, ‘You Do This One.’ Now streaming on all platforms from our upcoming album, ‘Overwhelming Victory.’ Click the link in our bio to watch the full video on YouTube and pre-save the album.” sharing the link to her latest music.
She continued, “After Christ, you are the best decision I ever made. A man overflowing with grace and truth, you are the living proof that I am truly blessed. I adore you, my sweetheart.”
Celebrities, fans and well-wishers quickly ran to her comment section with excitement, showering Mercy with congratulatory messages and prayers. It is now that the pregnancy rumors and speculations from April were confirmed. Back on April 11, it was suspected that the singer was pregnant after she posted a teaser video for her new song with what looked like a baby bump. However the rumors soon died down when no confirmation came through on the matter.
The singer is married to Uzochikwa, a pastor at the WaterBrook Church and the Upper Room. They got engaged in June 2022 and shortly after tied the knot in August 2022.
This joyous occasion marks a significant milestone in Mercy Chinwo’s personal life and career, and fans eagerly await more updates on the growing family.