Apostle Anselm Madubuko with wife Emmy                Photo:Courtesy

By Wesley Kipng'enoh(@Wess_kipp)

Gospel singer Emmy Kosgei Madubuko has revealed why he got married to Nigerian pastor Apostle Anselm Madubuko.

In an interview with Nigeria’s The Sun, the Ololo singer opened up about her marriage and music career since moving to the West African country.

She admitted that her music career in Nigeria has been a challenge, “It’s not easy, because it’s entirely a different ball game in Nigeria.”

She however says that the support from her husband had made things a little bit easier. “He understands my music, he respects the people’s love for me and he has always supported me. And he has always given me the platform and opportunity to grow in my career “

About her marriage, the singer revealed that she was coping with her duties a pastor’s wife, but also admitted that it was not as easy as it appeared.

“It’s not easy for a young lady of my age to be controlling activities as pastor’s wife. I give God all the glory for placing me among members who love and support me”

The Black Entertainment Television Fashion Award winner first met her husband at conference in Kenya. Later,  she narrates, they became friends after he invited her to an event in the United Kingdom.

Around that time, Madubuko’s wife passed on. “I sympathized with him,” she said.

But about four years down the line in marriage, the singer says she does not regret her decision.

“He loves me genuinely gives me reason to stay in love with him."

Asked about her plans in music, Emmy revealed that she was looking forward to collaboration with several Nigerian gospel artistes.