Shalani Soledad and Roman Romulo: A perfect match 'made in heaven'

An answered prayer. That is how the family of Pasig City representative Roman Romulo considers Valenzuela City councilor Shalani Soledad.

Soledad Engaged to RomuloIn a report by ABS-CBN's Mario Dumawal on TV Patrol, family members revealed that they were happy when Congressman Romulo announced his engagement and plan to tie the knot with Soledad.

The family reportedly called Soledad and Romulo “a perfect match made in heaven.”

Mons, the solon's sister, also revealed that the engagement ring which her brother gave to Shalani has a very special value to the whole family. She said it's the same ring that their father gave to their mother before they got married, passed on to their son.

“We're happy she's an answered prayer already because ang gusto lang namin sa kapatid namin someone who will love and support him and his public service. It's a match made in heaven and only God can make it more perfect,” she said.

The report also said Soledad and Romulo's engagement party will take place in Pasig City next week.

Soledad and Romulo's wedding is expected to happen in 2012. Those who were initially mentioned to become principal sponsors include DFA secretary Albert del Rosario, Senator Manny Villar and television game show host Willie Revillame.