Weddings

BN Weddings interviews Chioma Akuezue of Koko Mansion on Becoming a Diplomat Wife

BN Weddings interviews Chioma Akuezue of Koko Mansion on Becoming a Diplomat Wife

Thursday, April 17th, 2014

From Koko Mansion to Diplomat wife!
The beautiful Chioma Akuezue met Consul General of the Federal Republic of Germany Walter von den Driesch… on a plane from Germany to Nigeria in 2010. Their meeting was brief – they parted at

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 34

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 34

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

@mjay_16, makeup & gele by @nikeace
Right on time – it’s #AsoEbiBella! 
For the newbies, 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 …

BellaNaija Weddings presents Fareeda Umar Gano & Ibrahim Isa Yuguda’s Magnificent Wedding | Atilary Photography

BellaNaija Weddings presents Fareeda Umar Gano & Ibrahim Isa Yuguda’s Magnificent Wedding | Atilary Photography

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Once upon a time, Fareeda Umar Gano and Ibrahim Isa Yuguda met in Kano. They courted until the groom swept her off her feet with a magical proposal and a classic Cartier ring in Al Basha… Restaurant, Maitama, Abuja.
Their

BN Weddings: Adanna & David – “He Put A Ring On It!”

BN Weddings: Adanna & David – “He Put A Ring On It!”

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Yay!
It’s time for a vlog from one of our favourite couples – Adanna & David. In this video they talk about the intimate but magical proposal.
Enjoy.
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Wow! Ugochi & Nnamdi’s Underwater Pre-Wedding Shoot

Wow! Ugochi & Nnamdi’s Underwater Pre-Wedding Shoot

Monday, April 14th, 2014

As we Nigerians say, brides and grooms ”are not smiling!” Pre-wedding shoots and videos have taken a next level dimension lately! Say bye bye to studio shots, couples are expressing their personalities in out of the box ways.
Ugochi… and

Exclusive: President Jonathan’s Daughter Faith Sakwe & Godswill Edward Wed!

Exclusive: President Jonathan’s Daughter Faith Sakwe & Godswill Edward Wed!

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Congratulations Faith and Godswill!
Faith is the first child of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Goodluck Jonathan. She married Godswill Osim Edward today in the capital at Abuja Ecumenical Center. The ceremony was broadcast live on …

BN Bridal: Virgos Lounge – The Bridesmaid Edit

BN Bridal: Virgos Lounge – The Bridesmaid Edit

Friday, April 11th, 2014

If you’re Nigerian, you definitely know someone who has worn Virgos Lounge…. The special occasion dress label is best known for its embellished dresses with a vintage flair.
The VL dresses as bridesmaids wear trend started in 2012, and

BellaNaija Weddings presents Mariana & Abba Atiku Abubakar’s Dubai Wedding

BellaNaija Weddings presents Mariana & Abba Atiku Abubakar’s Dubai Wedding

Thursday, April 10th, 2014


Mariana and Abba are the sweetest!
Abubakar, the groom, is the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar…, while Mariana Saleeby-Velilla is a native of Hacienda in Colombia.
Their Dubai wedding last weekend was a grand outdoor soiree at

A Pre-Wedding Video of Life! “Boss Wedding” Trailer

A Pre-Wedding Video of Life! “Boss Wedding” Trailer

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Now, this is a Boss Wedding!
On their wedding website – bosswedding.com, there is no pre-wedding photo, invite, or superfluous stuff. Lawyers Janice Jentz & Bambo Obaro… put up an epic pre-wedding video that will leave your jaws hanging.

Anita Isama & Paul Okoye of P-Square’s Pre-Wedding Shoot

Anita Isama & Paul Okoye of P-Square’s Pre-Wedding Shoot

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

So in love!
Anita Isama and Paul Okoye radiate love and romance. The parents to little Andre… posed for a pretty pre-wedding shoot a few days before their traditional wedding in March.
We showed you their pre-wedding video, now see

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 33 – Follow @AsoEbiBella on Instagram!

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 33 – Follow @AsoEbiBella on Instagram!

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

@mercyaigbegentry
It’s Wednesday! Time for #AsoEbiBella! Yay! This week a lot of ladies have out of the box braided dos that compliment their outfits!
For the newbies, an #AsoEbiBella… is a wedding guest {bella} looking stunning in aso-ebi – the

“Radiant Royale”! Radiant Orchid Inspired Wedding Shoot | Lily V Events

“Radiant Royale”! Radiant Orchid Inspired Wedding Shoot | Lily V Events

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

2014 is the year of Radiant Orchid! This shade of purple, named ‘colour of the year’ by Pantone…, will undoubtedly be the colour of choice for many brides this year.
BN-ers are always ahead of the curve, so

WED Expo Stormed Lagos Again! Photos of Exhibitors & Happy Shoppers at the 2014 Exhibition | Next Up Abuja

WED Expo Stormed Lagos Again! Photos of Exhibitors & Happy Shoppers at the 2014 Exhibition | Next Up Abuja

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

The just concluded WED Expo Lagos 2014… was nothing short of a resounding success and all who were part of it can attest to the immense benefits of the exhibition as this has made life easier for a lot of

Together Forever, in Love & Laughter: Obis & IK Wed | DuduGuy Photography

Together Forever, in Love & Laughter: Obis & IK Wed | DuduGuy Photography

Monday, April 7th, 2014

To say Obis and IK… are beautiful together would be an understatement.
The proposal was the perfect start to the New Year – after attending church together on New Year’s Eve, IK woke Obis up very early to ask what

Moses Inwang & Emem Udonquak Wed in Uyo – See the Celebs’ Aso-Ebi Style!

Moses Inwang & Emem Udonquak Wed in Uyo – See the Celebs’ Aso-Ebi Style!

Sunday, April 6th, 2014

On Saturday 5th April 2014, Nollywood producer/director Moses Inwang and model/actress Emem Udonquak… wed the traditional way in a beautiful ceremony held at the Ibom Unity Park, Uyo, Akwa Ibom.
The bride and groom looked stunning in their two outfits.

BN Bridal: Julie Vino – Orchid Collection 2014

BN Bridal: Julie Vino – Orchid Collection 2014

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Yay! 2 BN Bridal features in 1 week, and Yes! It’s Israeli designer Julie Vino again.
We LOVE the new collection, titled Orchid.… We’ve featured some of the dresses on Facebook and Instagram – everyone has been gushing! After this,

Yemisi Aiyedun (Sisi Yemmie) & Yomi Odusanya Emerge As Winners of the My Big Nigerian Wedding Competition!

Yemisi Aiyedun (Sisi Yemmie) & Yomi Odusanya Emerge As Winners of the My Big Nigerian Wedding Competition!

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Congratulations to Yemisi Aiyedun & Yomi Odusanya!
After a keenly contested competition among the Top 10 couples at the Grand Finale of My Big Nigerian Wedding…, Yemisi and Yomi have emerged winners. The elated couple would have their

The Neighbours Who Fell in Love! | Tosan & Emi’s Pre-Wedding Photoshoot

The Neighbours Who Fell in Love! | Tosan & Emi’s Pre-Wedding Photoshoot

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014


Tosan and Emi were the neighbours that never met. After competing for a parking spot and an episode of mixed up mail it took them moving away and connecting via LinkedIn… before they fell in love.
The proposal was perfect

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 32

BellaNaija Weddings presents #AsoEbiBella – Vol. 32

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

@keelaharrison, deisgned by @youdii
Wednesday = #AsoEbiBella day! Yay! You stay looking stunning and this week is no exception.
For the newbies, an #AsoEbiBella… is a wedding guest {bella} looking stunning in aso-ebi – the fabric/colours of the day, at

“Spring Fever” – Styled Wedding Shoot in Abuja | Blue Velvet Decor

“Spring Fever” – Styled Wedding Shoot in Abuja | Blue Velvet Decor

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

In Nigeria we only have two seasons – dry and rainy, but when it comes to wedding themes, we can also be influenced by the four seasons – the whimsy of winter, freshness of spring and more.
Hyeladzira Laushi… of

BN Bridal: Julie Vino F/W 2014 Collection

BN Bridal: Julie Vino F/W 2014 Collection

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

We LOVE Julie Vino!
Her designs are sensual and feminine – from long slits to long sleeves, they are designed to enhance and flatter a woman’s figure – like this first dress? That’s what we call peplum perfection…!

The Officer & His Bride: Jagila & Kijah’s Beautiful Abuja Wedding & Rakiya

The Officer & His Bride: Jagila & Kijah’s Beautiful Abuja Wedding & Rakiya

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Here at BellaNaija Weddings we absolutely love wedding celebrations in the North! So rich in culture, love and beautiful people.
Jagila & Kijah… met at her cousin’s wedding and when he asked for her BB pin she played the age

Ese Walter & Benny Ark Wed in Abuja! | The Official Photos

Ese Walter & Benny Ark Wed in Abuja! | The Official Photos

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Abuja OAPs Ese Walter and Benny Ark tie the knot!
The church wedding took place this weekend – on the 29th of March 2014 (also the bride Ese’s birthday) at the National Christian Center… in Abuja. Their reception was held

BN Bridal Beauty: Anita Isama-Okoye’s Traditional Wedding Makeup by Banke Meshida-Lawal of BM|Pro

BN Bridal Beauty: Anita Isama-Okoye’s Traditional Wedding Makeup by Banke Meshida-Lawal of BM|Pro

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

Bridal beauty is truly… special.
You’re marrying the love of your life, so it’s important you get a makeup artist that brings out your inner joy and makes you look your best on a day you’ll never forget.
We can

Exclusive: President Jonathan’s Daughter – Faith Elizabeth Sakwe to Wed in April | Pre-Wedding Photos

Exclusive: President Jonathan’s Daughter – Faith Elizabeth Sakwe to Wed in April | Pre-Wedding Photos

Friday, March 28th, 2014

It’s going to be a presidential occasion!
President Goodluck Jonathan‘s first child – Faith  Elizabeth Sakwe will wed her sweetheart Godswill Osim Edward  on the 5th of April in Bayelsa and on the 12th of April in Abuja.…
Faith