Breaking News: Comedian, Elder O Loses Wife Shortly After Child Delivery

Source: Maryjane Ezeh/

This is certainly a tragic way to end the year, 2014 for Comedian, Elder O well known as the red cap comedian.

Few hours ago, the budding comic act experienced a shocker when the untimely death of his wife was announced to him.

His wife of barely one year, Charity Odoemelam, sadly died few hours after giving birth to their first baby.

The grieving ribs cracker passed the message of the painful death through his blackberry messenger.

He wrote; "RIP my love my life my wife,you'll forever remain in my heart..words can't explain how I feel just a day after d arrival of our baby u left us."

At the time of filing this report, all attempts by to reach the Abia State comedian proved abortive as his lines were all switched off.

Earlier this year, the couple had an elaborate wedding ceremony which took place at the Fountain Multi-Purpose Hall, Akerele, Surulere, Lagos.

“Our meeting was divinely inspired. I met her in December 2011, in Akwa Ibom State, where I went to compere a wedding ceremony. The truth is that, God made our paths to cross. I went close to her and I discovered she's the most wonderful woman any man could have for a wife.”

Elder O once disclosed how he met his late wife when he anchored an event in Akwa Ibom State.