Last week, OBJ’s son, Seun got married, an Indian couple said ‘I Do’ wearing full PPE, Paul ‘Rudeboy’ Okoye performed at a presidential wedding in Equatorial Guinea, the Saraki’s celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary, and more. Here’s all the wedding news you missed last week.
I Do in PPE! An Indian couple had to say “I Do” while wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) after the bride tested positive for COVID-19 hours before the ceremony. The priest who officiated the ceremony and a witness also had to wear full PPE outfits to the event.
OBJ’s son weds! The son of former Nigerian president, Seun Obasanjo got married to Deola Shonubi in Lagos. The event was attended by the groom’s father, Chief Olusegun Matthew Obasanjo, the Ogun state governor Dapo Abiodun, former EFCC boss Nuhu Ribadu, ex-NDDC Managing Director Timi Alaibe, and others. The couple had their traditional wedding on Friday, the 11th of December, and their white wedding followed on Saturday, the 12th of December 2020. Their wedding ceremony took place at Harvesters Christian Center in Lagos state and the wedding reception followed shortly after at the Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island.
The Lady Di Bridal treatment. Princess Diana’s wedding dress designer and Say Yes to the Dress UK star, David Emanuel will be hosting a limited number of VIP bridal appointments at The Wonder Room at Bromley Brides. According to Hello!, David will be on hand to give brides expert advice once a month
They did it their way! Twitter user, Hybré Shoko’s post went viral last week after she shared photos from a simple court wedding in South Africa. The bride and groom were pictured walking out of the courthouse and posing for photos with their friends and family
A Presidential wedding! Paul ‘Rudeboy’ Okoye performed at a presidential wedding in Equatorial Guinea. The Nigerian musician performed some of our favorite songs like ‘No one like you‘.
The Saraki’s are 29! The 13th Senate President of Nigeria, Dr. Bukola Saraki celebrated his 29th wedding anniversary last week. He thanked his wife, Toyin Saraki for “29 extraordinary years and 4 wonderful children.”
1 year down, Forever to go! Nollywood actress, Chizzy Alichi celebrated her first traditional wedding anniversary last week. The actress shared photos of herself and her husband on Instagram.
Arise Fashion Week 2020 held at the Lawoke Beach and Golf Resort in Lagos. This year’s show, which was themed ‘30 under 30‘ took place from the 5th to 12th of December, 2020. We couldn’t help but notice some wedding-worthy looks straight from the runway.
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