President David Granger, earlier today, attended the wedding reception of Minister within the Ministry of Communities with responsibility for Housing, Valerie Patterson- Yearwood and . Godfrey Yearwood. "I would like to extend congratulations to Valerie Yearwood and Mr. Godfrey Yearwood on the occasion of their marriage. It is mature marriage, it is a Christian marriage. Valerie is an important part of our Government and part of our Cabinet. She is responsible for a significant section of our housing thrust, which is a big part of our Government’s philosophy and we are sure that this marriage is going to strengthen her not only to do God’s work but also to do work in the Government. Congratulations to Mr. and Mrs. Yearwood and the Government is fully in support at this stage and we wish them well", President Granger said, according to the Ministry of the Presidency.