African student in London blushes as he hugged Meghan Markle

African student in London blushes as he hugged Meghan Markle

- Aker Okoye, a 16-year-old student from Essex, has complimented Meghan Markle's looks during her visit to Robert Clack school

- As the Duchess of Sussex invited Okoye to the podium to speak, the student could not hide his admiration for her

- On the stage, the first thing he did was to tell his classmates how beautiful Meghan looked

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A Nigerian schoolboy in Essex, London, 16-year-old Aker Okoye, met with Meghan Markle during a visit she paid to his school, Robert Clack school on Friday, March 6.

As the Duchess of Sussex hugged him on stage, the 16-year-old college student blushed and could not stop smiling, Sky News reports.

Immediately, he told his classmate that “she really is beautiful, innit?” According to The Sun, the boy later wrote Prince Harry, asking if he never minded that he cuddled his wife.

In the letter, he said that he acted in that manner because he was so overwhelmed and shocked.

Watch the video below:

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Previously, Briefly.co.za reported Prince Harry and Meghan returned to the UK for the first time since stepping down as senior members of the royal family.

Harry and Markle made their first official public appearance in London on Thursday, 5 March, evening, about two months after announcing their royal exit.

Harry and his actress wifey will stay in London for a few more days as the couple is expected to publicly reunite with Prince William and Kate Middleton as they attend the annual Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey on Commonwealth Day.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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