- A Nigerian woman has been invited to the royal wedding of Prince Harry
- According to sources, she is reportedly the only Nigerian woman invited to the grand occasion
- This is coming after the couple requested for half of their guests to come from a range of backgrounds and ages
Just like their relationship, the wedding of Prince Harry and actress, Meghan Markle is definitely one that is meant to stand out. With the couple breaking several royal wedding traditions, many people just can't wait to see how the wedding pans out.
While the couple is still making the news for a lack of UK and foreign politicians on the official guest list, including Donald Trump and ex-president, Barack Obama, Prince Harry and Meghan have invited a Nigerian woman among may other 'ordinary' members of the public.
Identified as Pamela Anomneze, the Nigerian-born Londoner has been listed as one of the ‘1,200 favoured guests’ to attend the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, scheduled for May 19.
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Pamela, who works at the Studio 306 Collective helping people with mental health problems, revealed she felt excited and overwhelmed to be one of the chosen guests.
Describing the royal couple as the "world most beautiful couple, she said, “I got an email informing me, and I thought it was an April fool’s prank,” adding that the honour was “truly unbelievable.”
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The mother of 3 also stated that she will be taking her 15-year-old son, Jude Anomneze-Collins, as her plus one, after he made a heartfelt plea to attend alongside her.
She said: “He used to watch Suits. When I came home and informed him of the invite, he was down on his knees begging to go. He said, ‘Oh mum, just to get a glimpse of Meghan Markle!'”
On what she would wear to the royal occassion, she said she may wear a colourful outfit traditional Nigerian outfit, but will leave the decision up to her colleagues at the Studio 306 Collective.
Speaking on the reason behing Prince Harry's lack of politicians on the wedding list, spokesman for the Kessington palace said,
“It has been decided that an official list of political leaders — both UK and international — is not required for Prince Harry and Ms Markle’s wedding.Her Majesty’s Government was consulted on this decision, which was taken by the Royal Household."
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