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Sokoto State Governor Aminu Tambuwal Marries Second Wife | On the Courtship, Low-Key Wedding & More

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The governor of Sokoto, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, 50, is now married for the second time to a Maryam Mairo Mustapha who is 36 years old. The governor as a Muslim, can marry up to four wives. Here’s Tambuwal and his first wife, Hajiya Mariya Aminu Tambuwal. The private ceremony is said to have taken place […]

Gorgeous Guests at Cynthia & Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s Wedding #Obi2016


Cynthia & Ebuka Obi-Uchendu‘s wedding is going on right now in Abuja, and true to form, celebrities are coming out in their finest.  Here are photos of some of the gorgeous guests!  Dolapo Sijuwade, Mai Atafo, OC Ukeje, Kemi Lala Akindoju, Adebola Williams, Toke Makinwa, Chude Jideonwo and more.                                […]

First Look: Cynthia Obianodo & Ebuka Obi-Uchendu’s White Wedding in Abuja


Cynthia Obianodo and Ebuka Obi-Uchendu are saying their vows in front of family and friends today, in Abuja, Nigeria. The beautiful bride is wearing a showstopping Vera Wang ballgown while the groom is looking dapper in a Mai Atafo tuxedo. Her second dress is by Andrea Iyamah and third look by Wana Sambo. Here’s a […]

Aww! Here’s How 2 Wedding Vendors Met on Instagram & Are Now Getting Married

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It’s officially proposal season! When a photographer Adetola @9.22photography and makeup artist Olapemi @ennies_makeover are getting married. They met in 2014 and got engaged on her 25th birthday this week. Our Love Story from the groom-to-be “I met Olapemi On IG actually; I ran into her IG page May 2014 and as this was a time I needed […]

BellaNaija Weddings presents 16 Wedding Trends For 2016!

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It’s now our annual tradition at BellaNaija Weddings to present our predictions for wedding trends that’ll take over 2016! Thanks for being a part of the BN Weddings family, and thank you once again for getting us to 1 million followers on Instagram! These were our predictions for 2013 | Here was our recap of 2013 | For our 2014 predictions, click […]

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 126

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It’s a beautiful edition of #AsoEbiBella today! An #AsoEbiBella is a wedding guest {bella} looking stunning in aso-ebi – the fabric/colours of the day, at a traditional engagement or wedding. How To Submit: If you’re on Instagram, hash tag your wedding guest photo #asoebibella for a possible feature in our next edition OR e-mail the photo to […]

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu & Cynthia’s White Wedding is Almost Here! See the #Obi2016 Pre-Wedding Photos

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Cynthia and Ebuka Obi-Uchendu are having their white wedding very soon and we couldn’t be happier for the couple! Ebuka is a dapper TV personality – he’s the host of Rubbin’ Minds – click here to watch! and MC, while Cynthia is an HR manager and fashion enthusiast – we love her style – follow her on […]

BN Bridal Beauty: Regal Natural Wedding Hair Looks by Dionne Smith

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Dionne Smith has this exclusive bridal shoot just for BellaNaija Beauty and Weddings lovers! The hairstylist crafted these wedding looks with natural hair in mind. As an international bridal hair stylist I come across brides with all different hair types, from 3a to 4c, and I’m always wandering how to enhance there natural hair, so […]

@BellaNaijaWeddings hits 1 Million Followers on Instagram | Thank You for the Journey So Far!

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@BellaNaijaWeddings Instagram page started a little less than three years ago, in March 2013. Since then, the platform has gotten international recognition, and we have been invited to speak in Barbados for the Coterie Retreat, South Africa alongside internationally renowned florist Karen Tran, and we are now the sole media partner for celebrity florist Jeff Leatham‘s […]

#AsoEbiBella – 1st Photos from Toolz and Tunde Demuren’s #TSquared2016 Traditional Wedding


Toolz Oniru and Tunde Demuren‘s traditional wedding is happening today in Oniru, Lagos. Banky W, Noble Igwe, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Joro and Dokun Olumofin, family and more close friends are attending. Here are first photos of guests from the wedding – keep refreshing for more!                                     

BN Weddings – Video: An Old School but Refreshing Love! Jumi & Layi’s Love Story

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Jumi and Layi‘s love story is so beautiful. They met at church, where Jumi caught Layi’s eye. He stared at her through the whole service – little did they know their mums were in on it! In 2009, on their very first date, Layi came to her house, properly greeted her parents and after he […]

BN Celebrity Weddings: Flavour’s Manager Benjamin Omesiete & Ifeyinwa Onyiuke

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Singing sensation Flavour‘s manager Benjamin Omesiete and his sweetheart Ifeyinwa Onyiuke wed this December 2015 and January 2016 amidst the love of family and friends in Enugu. The bride is a beauty entrepreneur, she sells hair extensions here. Here are their beautiful pre-wedding, traditional Igba Nkwu and white wedding photos, as well as their love story, […]

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 125

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It’s a fabulous edition of #AsoEbiBella today! An #AsoEbiBella is a wedding guest {bella} looking stunning in aso-ebi – the fabric/colours of the day, at a traditional engagement or wedding. How To Submit: If you’re on Instagram, hash tag your wedding guest photo #asoebibella for a possible feature in our next edition OR e-mail the photo […]

Black is No Longer Taboo for Weddings! Afmena Events’ Stylish Wedding Shoot in London

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A touch of black is no longer taboo for one’s wedding day! Don’t believe us? Look around – black aso ebi and brides in all black traditional attire are a big trend for 2016. Afmena Events used this striking colour palette as the inspiration for their latest styled wedding shoot. Altitude 360, in Westminster’s tallest building, […]

Meant To Be: Maame Ekua Ofori & Joseph Anka’s Elegant London Wedding | Bigg Ayo Photography

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Happy New Week! Today’s wedding is classic and timeless, just like the bride and groom’s love for each other. Bride Maame Ekua Ofori is a lawyer, while Joseph Anka the groom is an investment banker and has been a children’s pastor for many years, at the famous Jesus House Church in London. The Love Story They […]

Lynxxx celebrates Mum & Dad’s 40th Wedding Anniversary

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Lynxxx has stolen our hearts this year with his deep Instagram posts and generally positive approach. Today, he celebrated his parents as they marked their 40th wedding anniversary. Lynxxx (real name: Chukie Edozien) has 5 siblings – all sisters including popular makeup artist Elaine Shobanjo of Shomya. Here is what he said So much to […]

Chiwetel Ejiofor Celebrates his Medical Doctor Sister Kandi’s Wedding in Enugu

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A-List actor Chiwetel Ejiofor came to his hometown Enugu recently to celebrate his sister’s igba nkwu – Igbo traditional wedding/wine-carrying ceremony. His sister Kandibe Ejiofor is a medical doctor and married her ‘Yoruba King’ Dele. In this adorable video she shared on Instagram, Chiwetel was teasing that her husband is nowhere to be found! Since in Igbo […]