Wedding bells toll for young lawyers

National, Normal

The National, Tuesday July 30th, 2013

 TWO Sepik lawyers exchanged marriage vows at the Pacific Adventist University grounds on Sunday.

Serena Sasingian, of Yangoru; and Joseph Sumanop, of Wewak, East Sepik,  both 27, tied the knot in an open-air ceremony conducted by Pastor Chaplin Boude and witnessed by delighted relatives and friends. 

Serena is executive director of The Voice Inc, a non-government organisation that mentors young Papua New Guineans to achieve positive things in life. Joseph is employed by the ANZ Bank as a member of its legal team. 

Serena’s father, Jacob Sasingian was a long-time diplomat who served in New York and Tokyo.

Joseph’s father, Francis worked for the East Sepik provincial government. 

The wedding ceremony was followed by a feast at the PNG Institute of Public Administration.