Yusuf Muhammadu Buhari and Zahra Nasir Bayero got married in Kano, former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Tobi Bakare tied the knot in Lagos, Indian film producer and stylist, Rhea Kapoor got married to Karan Boolani, Nigerian actress, Abidemi Kosoko also got married. Hollywood actress, Danielle Brooks shared photos of her engagement shoot on Instagram. Here’s your wedding news recap from last week.
#YZ21. President Muhammadu Buhari and First Lady Aisha Buhari‘s son, Yusuf Muhammadu Buhari got married to Zahra Bayero, the daughter of Emir of Bichi, Nasir Bayero. Their wedding Fathia held on Friday, the 20th of August 2021. According to BBC Pidgin, the couple were joined by the Communications Minister, Isa Ali Pantami, and the Chief Imam for Bichi central mosque announced that they were husband and wife. As expected, the ceremony was attended by top dignitaries such as Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, former President Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, the Ooni of Ife, the First Lady of Gambia, Fatoumata Bah Barrow, the wife of the Gambian Ambassador to Nigeria, Bintou Njie, Nigerian Senators, Ministers, Governors and more.
#Anto2021. Reality TV star, Nollywood actor, and former Big Brother Naija Housemate, Tobi Bakre and his girlfriend, Anu Oladosu are married. The couple had their traditional engagement and wedding reception on Saturday, the 21st of August 2021 in Lagos, Nigeria.
Rhea Kapoor is married: The Indian film producer and daughter of Bollywood star, Anil Kapoor tied the knot recently at home in Mumbai. Rhea got married to director and producer, Karan Boolani who has been her partner for 12 years. She shared photos from their wedding ceremony on Instagram; ‘12 years later, I shouldn’t have been nervous or overwhelmed because you’re my best friend and the best guy ever. But I cried and shook and had stomach flips all the way through because I didn’t know how humbling the experience would be. I’ll always be that girl who had to come home to juhu at 11 pm before my parents fell asleep. Only until now I didn’t know how lucky I was to feel torn. I hope we make a family so close that we have many, many loves of our life.’
Abidemi Kosoko is Mrs. Bankole. The Nollywood actress walked down the aisle recently. She she shared photos from her wedding last week with the announcement; ‘It’s official Mrs Bankole 🥰😍💗💗💗💗 ‘
#EbukaFoundJojo2021: Nigerian makeup artist, Joan Banna of Jojo’s Touch is married. She shared photos from her wedding on Instagram.
Danielle Brooks’ engagement photos: The Orange Is The New Black star shared photos from her engagement shoot on Instagram last week and they went viral. The actress and her fiance, Dennis Gelin got engaged in 2020.
The Njoku’s are 9: Nigerian businessman and founder of IROKO Tv, Jason Njoku, and his wife, Mary Njoku celebrated their 9th wedding anniversary last week. Mary shared; ‘9yrs don waka!! We still Dey Carry go, nobody japa nobody go solo. Baba God o, na your grace 🙌🙌🙌. I will always choose you over everything else. Always. ❤️❤️ Happy Wedding Anniversary @jasonnjoku’.
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