Can you remember weddings that held in 2012??
Let me take you through:
Naeto C and Nicole
Naeto C (Naeto Chikwe) and fiancée Nicole Chukwueke formalised their union at the Catholic Church of Divine Mercy, off Admiralty way, Lekki phase one, Lagos,on 21st July, 2012. Former model Nicole was resplendent in her dress made by top UK Couture Bridal & Evening-wear designer Yemi Kosibah. As to be expected, the exclusive wedding was star studded.Nicole, an ex model and daughter of auto dealer, Jerry Chukwueke got her elegant wedding dress from UK-based Yemi Osunkoya of Kosibah Wedding Couture Bridal and Evening Wear.
The ceremony was well attended by the couple’s friends and government functionaries (considering that Naeto C’s mum, Kema Chikwe was an ex Minister) Guests like erstwhile President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo, D’banj and many more were present at the high-class event.
D’banj, a close friend of the groom presented the couple the keys to a brand new Porsche Cayenne on behalf of 29-year-old millionaire entrepreneur Dumebi Kachikwu. He also performed some of his songs at the ‘Impression events centre’ where the reception took place.
Kefee and Esosa
About nine weeks after her ex-husband Alec Godwin remarried, gospel R&B singer Kefee Obareki has also settled down with a new partner, tied the knot with popular radio host and show producer Teddy Esosa Don-Momoh popularly known as “Da Fresh Prince”.
The couple tied the knot on Saturday, March 3, 2012 in Sapele, Delta State. The wedding ceremony and news about their marriage was however kept on a low-key.
The couple have managed to keep their relationship away from the Press and general public. Teddy was however present at Kefee’s Branama Kitchen launch on Sunday, February 5, 2012 and was seen severally whispering into her ears during the launch.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. Their first public sighting was at the launch of Kefee’s restaurant in February 2012.
Teju and Tobi
Nigerian comedian & TV host – Teju Babyface got wedded to model, Tobi Banjoko on 1st September 2012 at Chapel of Christ the Light, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos which reception took place at MUSON Centre, 8/9 Marina, Onikan, Lagos. Their traditional Wedding was on Thursday 30th August 2012 at 10 Degrees, Billings Way, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos.
Top Nigerian comedian, Ali Baba was the MC at the reception.Funke Bucknor-Obruthe of Zapphaire Events was the planner of the wedding.
Teju wore a bespoke suit by Nigerian label Taryor Gabriels of Lagos paired with shoes by Calvin Klein and Russell and Bromley.
Teju had two best men – Sesan Popoola and Tunde Koiki. Top Nigerian comedians including Tee A, Koffi, Owen Gee, Basketmouth and Holy Mallam also served as groomsmen as well as Bunmi Davies, Kayode Peters, Niyi Sanuel, Gbenga Olotu, Gbadebo Oyelakin, Tunde Aluko, Tolu Awobiyi and Taryor Gabriels.
Nigerian designer Mai Atafo designed Tobi’s wedding gown as well as her bridesmaids dresses. Tobi’s bridesmaids were dressed in royal blue dresses by Mai Atafo, which was elegant and befitting for a red carpet.
Nigerian cakes maestro Tosan Jemide of Cakes by Tosan has been commissioned make a splendid cake for the couple’s big day.
The colors of the day was Sliver & Turquoise.
To be continued…….