Ellie Goulding is married! The Sultan’s daughter weds & more wedding news

Last week, the Sultan of Sokoto’s daughter got married, British singer, Ellie Goulding got married, we witnessed the grand finale of #TheJUnit, we celebrated anniversaries and more! Here’s all the wedding news you missed last week. 

Blogger, Kemi Onabanjo and Pelumi Joseph had their white wedding last Saturday, the 31st of August 2019. The grand finale of #TheJUnit was attended by a number of notable faces such as Chef Fregz (Gbubemi Fregene) and his wife, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, Steph Obi amongst others. You will recall we shared pictures of their pre-wedding shoot and traditional wedding which held two weekends ago. 

Fatima, the daughter of the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III, got married to Mahmoud, the son of the former governor of Bauchi state, Issa Yuguda. Their grand wedding held last Saturday and was attended by a number of dignitaries as expected including the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II; the Inspector General of Police, Muhammad Adamu; former governor of Bauchi, Adamu Mu’azu; former governor of Sokoto, Attahiru Bafarawa amongst others.

Singer, Ellie Goulding got married to her partner, Caspar Jopling at York on Saturday, the 29th of August. Their wedding took place a year after the couple announced their engagement in The Times newspaper. Some A-list wedding guests spotted included Sienna Miller, Orlando Bloom, Katy Perry, Princess Beatrice, Princess Eugenie & her husband, Jack Brooksbank, Sarah Ferguson and others. 

Comedian, MC Edo Pikin (real name, Jonathan Gbadamasi) announced his upcoming wedding to Lily Isikeh on Instagram. Their traditional wedding held on Friday, the 30th of August 2019 while the white wedding is set to hold on Saturday, the 5th of October in Benin city. Congrats to the couple!

Actress, Ashionye and her husband, Carl Raccah marked their 10th wedding anniversary on the 29th of August 2019. The actress shared pictures of her family with the caption; “It’s our 10th wedding anniversary. We have had our fair share of ups & downs, good & bad, happy & sad, but I will go on this journey again with you @carlraccah, in a heartbeat. #TheRaccahs”

Music producer, Tee-YMix (Temitayo Ibitoye) got married to his love, Ivie last week. Their #IvienTayo wedding ceremonies were planned by Zapphaire Events. 


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