MASVINGO – The daughter of prominent Masvingo businessman and proprietor of Hillthru Enterprises, Benjamin Mazarire tied the knot on Easter Monday in a wedding that was unique in that the newly weds received blessing messages from the head of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis.
Jothina Mazarire wedded her lover Kennedy Marimbe the son of Kudzai Marimbe of Chivi.
The two made their wedding vows at St Don Bosco Church in Mucheke before going to Great Zimbabwe Hotel for the celebrations. The Pope's wedding blessings were read by Masvingo Diocese head, Bishop Michael Dixon Bhasera.
Several priests including Vicar General Father Walter Nyatsanza, the business community and Catholics attended the wedding.
Bishop Bhasera also gave a gift to the newly wedded couple.