Recap for 2012: Celebrity Weddings That Rocked This Year
This year witnessed a lot celebrity wedding in Nollywood and the Entertainment industry. Let us refresh your mind with some of the weddings that rocked 2012. In no particular order, here is the list for 2012.
OLATEJU OYELAKIN AND TOBI BANJOKO
Ace Comedian Teju Oyelakin popularly known as Teju babyface got married to his sweetheart Tobi Banjoko on September 1st at The Chapel of Christ the Light Church Lagos State Sectariat , Alausa, Ikeja and the Reception was at Shell Hall, Muson Centre, Onikan, Lagos.
Celebrities, Colleagues, Friends and Family were present at the wedding. They had their honeymoon in Spain.
Tobi Banjoko’s wedding dress was made by Ohimai Atafo.
STEPHANIE OKEREKE AND LINUS IDAHOSA
Nollywood Actress Stephanie Okereke and Linus Idahosa‘s fairytale wedding took place on the 21st of April 2012 at the Abbaye des Vaux de Cernay located in the Chevreuse valley in the Rambouillet state-owned forest, just outside Paris, France.
The wedding was aid to be the biggest wedding in Nollywood. Stephanie wedding dress “Euterpe” was from the 2012 Elie by Elie Saab collection, the Lebanese Couturier’s line for Pronovias.
KEFEE AND ESOS DON MOMOH
Kokoroko Star Kefee got married to Star FM radio personality, Teddy “Don-Momoh” Esosa. The wedding took place in the bride’s hometown in Delta state. Kefee and Teddy have been dating for a while but have kept their relationship out of the spotlight. They were sighted together at the launch of Kefee’s restaurant in February 2012.
KAFFY AND JOSEPH
Joseph, who is fondly called Papy J met Kaffy some years ago. He is a Producer and also a drummer with the sensational acts P-Square. Both Kaffy and Joseph have worked with P-Square.
The Nikkai and wedding ceremony took place at Bespoke Event Centre Lekki on June 2nd, 2012. The couple welcomed their first child December 2011.
OSAZE ODEMWINGIE AND SARAH FALLON
31 year old West Brom/Super Eagles player, Peter Osaze Odemwingie tied the knot with his British girlfriend, Sarah Micheal on May 26th 2012. Osaze met 22-year-old Sarah Micheal few weeks after joining West Bromich Albion.
FUNKE AKINDELE AND KEHINDE ALMAROOF
Funke Akindele married her lover, Kenny Almaroof on May 26th, 2012 and the wedding was well attended by the best and finest in entertainment industry. Genevieve, Ini Edo, Desmond Elliot and many others were in attendance.
Her wedding gown was made by Nigerian Fashion Designer Ohimai Atafo.
NAETO C AND NICOLE
Nigerian rap superstar Naeto C and Nicole Chukwueke tied the knot on Saturday July 21 2012. The couple were joined in holy matrimony at the Catholic Church of Divine Mercy in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos while their reception took place at the Impression Events Centre in Lekki, Lagos.
The former model and daughter of Germaine Motors owner, Jerry Chukwueke was dressed by the very popular Kosibah Wedding Couture Bridal and Evening Wear, in a sweet dress designed by owner Yemi Osunkoya.
UCHE JOMBO AND KENNY RODRIGUEZ
Nollywood actress Uche Jombo and her Husband Kenny Rodriguez got married on May 16th 2012. Many didn’t believe the story when it broke earlier in the year.
Uche took many of her fans by surprise when she secretly married her husband in a private beach wedding ceremony, in Puerto Rico.
Few days prior to her wedding, the actress denied any wedding plans when it was rumoured that she would be getting married soon. The wedding planned by Michelle Cotto and she had WOW Magazine editor, Odia as the maid of honour.
Uche’s wedding dress was said to have been made by French-born American fashion designer Oleg Cossini.
BIODUN ABINNA AND SOLA KOSOKO
The daughter of famous actor, Prince Jide Kosoko, Sola Kosoko is now a married woman .
She got married to her lover Abiodun Abinna at a private ceremony which took place at solitude Hotel, Jibowu ,Lagos .
The news of the wedding didn’t create a buzz unlike the other showbiz weddings that have held in recent times.
CHIDI MOKEME AND JEAN CHINWE
Nollywood actor Chidi Mokeme and his wife Jean Chinwe Olumba got married on April 28,2012.
The Nollywood actor dragged showbiz colleagues, politicians and society big wigs to the wedding which held at the St Saviours Cathedral Lagos .