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Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Snippets of Celebrities weddings in 2010

Yobo and wife Adaeze

BaskethMouth and wife

Jameel Disu and Bella

Sheriff and Maryam Shagaya

Gbolahan Obanikoro and wife
Joseph Yobo and Adaeze Igwe
The stupendously rich footballer, Joseph Yobo opened the year by walking to the altar with his wife Adaeze Igwe.  It happened on January 1, 2010. Although it was what some termed as low key by it nevertheless became one of the most talked about celebrity weddings in 2010.

Jameel Disu and Bella Adenuga Disu

With all the trappings of royalty, affluence and splendour, the wedding of the daughter of Mike Adenuga, the Glo Mobile Network chairman, Bella Adenuga and Jameel Disu shook the whole of Lagos as the who-is-who in the country attended.  Was it the yet to be beaten expensive aso-ebi or the wedding cake and the lavished and classy arrangements?  It is still regarded as the biggest wedding of the year.  The event was managed by The Wedding Company owned by Funmi Okigbo.
Mike Ezeronye and Nkechi
Top Nollywood actor, Mike Ezeronye known as the lover boy got married in married in the year ended. He got married to Nkechi Norom a medical Psychologist based in Canada. Remember, they met at a movie location in Abuja and now they are husband and wife.  It was a loaded ceremony as it the witnessed the presence of celebrities and other movie star.

Basket Mouth and Elsie

The wedding of top comedian, Bright Ikpocha popularly known as Basket Mouth is also listed among the top weddings in 2010.  The traditional wedding was nothing but a big bang while the  grand ceremony recorded the presence of socialites and celebrities.

Sheriff and Maryam Shagaya

Maryam Tukur and Sheriff Shagaya: Another talk of the town ceremony that shook Nigeria social establishment. Hajia Bola Shagaya the mother of the groom is a billionaire  and she has investment running into oil and Gas, property, photography materials, banking and other areas. Father of the bride, Alhaji Bamaga Tukur is also one of Nigeria’s most connected businessmen.  The venue was the new Expo hall of Eko Hotel, Lagos.  It witnessed A-list such as the wife of the nation’s President, Dame Patience Goodluck Jonathan graced the event, first ladies from different state, Hajia Abah Folawiyo among others. Hajia Shagaya did everything to spoil her guests.   Several millions of naira went into the planning of the wedding.

Bilikisu Atiku Abubakar and Adamu Modibo
It was obvious that the wedding of politician of that calibre will pull a lot of big names to the occasion.  It did and people like Senator Ben Obi, Otunba Johnson Oyewole Fasawe, General Ibrahim Babangida and Chief Dele Momodu, known as Bob Dee, the Presidential aspirant on the platform of Labour party were among the politicians at the wedding of Bilikis Atiku Abubakar and Adamu Modibo.

Gbolahan Obanikoro and Busola Olopade
On Saturday 11 December 2010 Gbolahan Obanikoro son of Nigeria’s High Commissioner to Ghana, Musiliu Obanikoro staged a wonderful wedding ceremony for his son Gbolahan Obanikoro who got hooked to Busola Olopade, daughter of Chief Olopade, multi_millionaire and close friend of former President Olusegun Obasanjo.  The wedding in terms of planning and execution, class and expression, it was one of the best in the year 2010.

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