Gospel artiste Ruth Matete is heavily pregnant with her first child, a baby boy.
The gospel artiste-cum-pastor lost her husband after six months in marriage, and she was in her first trimester of pregnancy when the tragedy struck.
‘Kama kuna kitu ilinuhurt…’ Ruth Matete narrates how pastors and friends deserted her after hubby’s death
The Msaada Wangu hitmaker revealed the names of her unborn child during her husband’s burial in July this year.
‘SOMETIMES I FEEL YOU KNEW YOUR TIME HAD COME BECAUSE OF HOW YOU HAD PUT THINGS IN ORDER LIKE NAMING THE BABY, WE AGREED TO CALL HIM JOSHUA TOLUWA APEWAJOYE IF ITS A BOY AND JOANNA TOLUWA APEWAJOYE IF ITS A GIRL,’ she eulogised.
Revealing the gender of her child, she said,
‘IT IS A BOY SO HE IS JOSHUA. I’LL TELL TOLUWA OF HOW KIND YOU WERE PASTOR BELOVED AND WHAT A TRUE MAN OF GOD YOU WERE. 2 CORINTHIANS 5:8. CONTINUE BEING WITH THE LORD MY DARLING HUSBAND.
Well, below are is the meaning of Ruth’s child.
Toluwa – is Nigerian name from the Yoruba tribe and it means “Belonging to God”.
Joshua – signifies “Yahweh is deliverance” or “salvation.
Apewajoye – A person who has the potential to attain spiritual enlightenment!
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