Photos: Nigerian Man & Bride Arrested Minutes Before Sham Wedding Because They Couldn’t Spell Their Names


Nigerian Joseph Iwueke was due to marry Slovakian Ingrida Stojkova in Leeds last July so he could stay in Britain. But they were arrested moments before their fake wedding was due to start after officials at a pre-marriage meeting noticed the groom reading details about his supposed bride from the back of his hand. Iwueke (right), Stojkova (left) and two wedding ‘fixers’ have now been jailed for conspiracy to facilitate a breach of UK immigration law.

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The pair were jailed along with two 'fixers', including Obinna Odelugo, who organised the sham, a court heard