- A former secondary school teacher, Sammy Anslem Chuks, has walked down the aisle with his former student identified as Stephanie Ebere Odili in Delta state
- Sammy had met Stephanie, the then head girl of Orient Academy Group of School, Boji-Boji Owa where he did his teaching practice in 2013 as an economics teacher
- An overjoyed Sammy praised his wife, describing her as his best achievement during his teaching practice period
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A former head girl of Orient Academy Group of School, Boji-Boji Owa named Stephanie Ebere Odili has married her former secondary school teacher, Sammy Anslem Chuks.
A Sunday, February 27 report by Ika Weekly Newspaper stated that the duo met at the aforementioned school in 2013 during Sammy's teaching practice there as an economics teacher.
Describing his marriage to Stephanie as a dream come true, the businessman expressed joy that what had begun as a child's play is now a reality.
He explained why education is not a scam
Sammy expressed profound gratitude to the Nigerian education system for bringing him together with his missing rib.
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Sammy knocked youths who view education as a scam stating that it presented him with the best gift in life.
"My wife remains the best achievement I got during my teaching practice time, despite the fact that TP teachers are not paid for their service. I left Orient Academy Group of School finding my missing rib...
"In all, my wife is a huge blessing to me. And I thank God for giving the grace to wait for her to finish her secondary and higher education. Conclusively, the love which we share has kept us together that despite the long waiting, we have not given up on each other,” he said.
I was asked by family to go for reposting after being sent to a village but I didn't; it was my dream - GH lady
Speaking on their union, the former head girl advised spinsters to have self-control while looking for life partners rather than jumping from one man to the other.
She went on to appreciate God for keeping them to fulfill their destinies of becoming husband and wife.
Photos of the newly wedded couple shared by @lindaikejiblog on Instagram sparked debate on social media.
Mixed reactions trail their union
"Because I told one of my class mate that this particular teacher this thing big, no so so flogging I chop for staff room that day and I cannot forget."
"If I see my former girlfriend from 2013 like this, i ready marry her.... Babe was legit a good girl.... Sapa no just let man think straight that time...This life sha..."
"Make i go find out maybe that my biology teacher still dey single.. She too fine that year."
"Shey I no go come start teaching job like this...maybe I will find loml...teacher/ student romantic relationship is kuku allowed in our education system."
Lady marries secondary school classmate after 17 years
Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh previously reported that a young lady had married her secondary school classmate after 17 years.
The excited lady took to her Instagram page to share photos of their secondary school graduation photos in 2004 side by side with their 2021 wedding pictures.
According to the lady, she and her lover have been friends for the past 17 years and only dated for a little more than a year before sealing it with marriage in 2021.
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