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BN Celebrity Weddings: Nigerian crooner Obiora “Obiwon” Agu weds Nkechi Obioma Ezeife

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On Saturday 22nd October 2011, Nigerian inspirational gospel musician, Obiora “Obiwon” Agu married his sweetheart, Nkechi Obioma Ezeife. The couple wed at the All Souls Church in Lekki followed by a thrilling and romantic reception at the Incubator in Victoria Island.

It was a beautiful day for the couple who met 4 years ago. Obiwon tells us how he met his beautiful wife, Nkechi – “In July 2007 while I was still working in the banking industry, I attended a client’s wedding but I got there so late and most of the guests had left the reception. I basically wanted to ask someone where the groom was, say hi to him and then leace. I saw my future wife from a distance and decided I wouldn’t ask anyone else but her!

She took me to the groom and coincidentally, the bride was her sister. After exchanging pleasantries with the groom, I was still curious and asked him to call Nkechi so I could thank her. The groom sensing something else quickly walked away when she came. We exchanged pleasantries and I asked to cram her phone number so no one would see us exchanging digits. After that, we exchanged texts constantly for the next few days. 3 days later, we met up as I had some business around her area of residence. That day, I told her I wanted to marry her and start to know her better as a result. She was surprised and eventually I had to wait for four years. I met her parents last year and earlier this year, I proposed to my love, this time with an engagement ring and she said YES

On the  24th September 2011, Obiwon and Nkechi celebrated their traditional wedding at her parents’ family house in Igboukwu, Anambra State and then made it official during a registry ceremony a few days later.

When asked if his new life stage as a married man will inspire a change in career direction, Obiwon told us “My career direction changed sometime in 2008 when I answered to the call to minister the gospel in music. That’s the purpose of my life now and there’s no going back. However, you can expect to hear an inspired love album and inspired love songs somewhere along the line. I guess I’ll be singing those from deeper perspectives now.

Obiwon and Nkechi’s wedding was an amazing celebration of love! Nkechi was a beautiful glowing bride in her corseted lace dress accessorized with a stunning hair piece. Their wedding had a lovely springtime feel with lots of yellow flowers, lights and swaths. Obiwon and Nkechi’s love and joy was obvious to everyone in attendance all through the ceremony and reception including the special moment when the groom got on stage and sang a special song just for his bride!

BN wishes Obiwon and Nkechi a divinely blessed union!

Listen to Obiwon’s latest single “Good To Me”. We know he’ll be good to Nkechi! Enjoy.
[audio:https://www.bellanaija.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Good-To-Me.mp3]
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Obiwon & Nkechi partnered with Nigeria’s No 1 Wedding Resource Website – NaMyWedding.com to help make their special day a reality! Click Here to Visit NaMyWedding for the complete album and more details on this beautiful celebrity wedding.

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Traditional Wedding

Traditional Wedding Photography: Digiworx Photography – Website
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Photo Source and Official Wedding Partner: NaMyWedding.com

101 Comments

  1. patience

    October 26, 2011 at 5:18 am

    the bride’s smile is amazing.
    her best accessory.
    congrats!

    • o

      October 26, 2011 at 5:37 am

      I was thinking the same exact thing!!! Her smile is ridiculously beautiful.

    • miss b

      October 27, 2011 at 11:14 am

      As innnn, its great to see them so ecstatic and excited on their big day! she has amazing smile!

  2. Claude

    October 26, 2011 at 5:19 am

    Congrats to them! 🙂

  3. Funmi

    October 26, 2011 at 5:54 am

    Whoa

  4. MyView

    October 26, 2011 at 6:06 am

    Nice.

  5. Buks

    October 26, 2011 at 6:15 am

    Love is a beautiful thing 🙂

  6. Jess

    October 26, 2011 at 7:22 am

    Their cake is certainly very different. The bride is beautiful! God bless their union.

  7. mamav

    October 26, 2011 at 7:56 am

    May God grant them love in their home

  8. Maureen Opara

    October 26, 2011 at 8:15 am

    Nice one, congrats to them

  9. mobe

    October 26, 2011 at 8:19 am

    awesome awesme awesome…congrats

  10. BukiOni

    October 26, 2011 at 8:31 am

    Congrats to the gorgeous couple! Happy marriedf life! May God continue to bless their union.
    http://www.emblemofbeauty.blogspot.com/

  11. giggy

    October 26, 2011 at 8:36 am

    that cake is sure different from the rest.. nice one there. congrats obi

  12. oma

    October 26, 2011 at 8:42 am

    i love that he sang, while she danced… simple yet beautiful

  13. Lue

    October 26, 2011 at 8:47 am

    congrats to them. her smile is beautiful
    http://lucianochinwe.blogspot.com/

  14. Jay

    October 26, 2011 at 9:07 am

    nkechi,i’m Really happy for you dear….May God bless your union…..lovely smile, lovely dress, lovely couple….

  15. spicy

    October 26, 2011 at 9:30 am

    God bless their union, seems like was a fab wedding. and the traditional outfits are gorg! xxx

  16. Uduak

    October 26, 2011 at 9:33 am

    Very unique cake. may God bless their union

  17. pynk

    October 26, 2011 at 9:37 am

    lovely. certainly.

  18. Bamz

    October 26, 2011 at 9:49 am

    Beautiful bride & handsome groom. They both have disarming smiles. Also this is a simple yet lovely wedding. Congrats to them

  19. mo

    October 26, 2011 at 9:54 am

    congratulations to the couple!Bride your smile is so beautiful, and may you always have a cause to smile in Jesus name!

  20. Edson

    October 26, 2011 at 10:17 am

    Congrats Obiwon. Wishing u n urs d best of matrimony.

  21. memeee

    October 26, 2011 at 10:21 am

    everyone complimenting the bride, the groom nko? wishing them fruitful years ahead, congrat!

  22. Tonye Mac Pepple

    October 26, 2011 at 10:22 am

    This wedding is really beautiful

  23. Ice

    October 26, 2011 at 10:22 am

    lovely couple, really happy bride. Congrats you two!

  24. Bee

    October 26, 2011 at 10:46 am

    So beautiful!!

  25. keri

    October 26, 2011 at 10:51 am

    that smile! dey r so cute

  26. left

    October 26, 2011 at 11:28 am

    Congrats obiwon& nkechi…happy 4 u

  27. ebony

    October 26, 2011 at 11:32 am

    nice one from the both couple,i heavy na

  28. Anthony esther

    October 26, 2011 at 11:33 am

    Beautiful bride & handsome groom.wishing you a blissful union.

  29. Bolanle

    October 26, 2011 at 11:45 am

    Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful!!! Happy married life

  30. uju

    October 26, 2011 at 11:51 am

    Yellow shoes! Something different from the traditional white from sole to crown. The bridesmades look really cute. God bless there union

  31. chinny

    October 26, 2011 at 12:00 pm

    I knew obiora way back when we were growin up in d east,nice guy he will def take care of u girl,meanwhile didn’t find soluchi obi s darling sister

  32. L

    October 26, 2011 at 12:16 pm

    nice.i like a guy that can really dance

  33. Nomy

    October 26, 2011 at 12:18 pm

    It was a night wedding then? the kind i have always wanted!

  34. cathy

    October 26, 2011 at 12:39 pm

    congrats! cool pixs

  35. pwettyolly

    October 26, 2011 at 12:52 pm

    may God bless deir union

  36. ify

    October 26, 2011 at 12:56 pm

    beautiful bride,may God bless their home.amen

  37. Zima

    October 26, 2011 at 1:00 pm

    Fab couple. Love ur dress girl and the couple’s traditional attire. All the best in ur marriage.

  38. just me

    October 26, 2011 at 1:13 pm

    Wow! You can actually tell the guy is a very good kisser! Yummy! Congrats to you two.

    • Gidi

      October 26, 2011 at 3:42 pm

      How do you tell?

    • naijahomie

      October 28, 2011 at 12:37 pm

      yup ! my thoughts exactly when i saw the picture ! lollll

  39. Chi-ka

    October 26, 2011 at 2:11 pm

    Not too much, not too little, just perfect and intimate. Not all these our celeb weddings with all the gra-gra lol. Love love love the wedding gown! Congrats to Obiwon and Nkechi…God bless your marriage 🙂

  40. Evert

    October 26, 2011 at 2:13 pm

    Everything is beautiful. May God bless their marriage.

  41. pelolA

    October 26, 2011 at 2:18 pm

    i love her dress….all d best guys

  42. ima

    October 26, 2011 at 2:39 pm

    happy for them o…..very nyc n simple wedding.

  43. Favour

    October 26, 2011 at 2:40 pm

    May God bless ur wedding, i love the song

  44. Grace Etim Isangedighi

    October 26, 2011 at 3:11 pm

    This wedding is perfect excellent good

  45. Grace Etim Isangedighi

    October 26, 2011 at 3:13 pm

    sent this pictures to my E-mail Address

  46. Unique Christmas Gifts

    October 26, 2011 at 3:31 pm

    lovely Wedding, beautiful bride.. love the colors

  47. Queen E

    October 26, 2011 at 3:40 pm

    Lovely wedding! All the best to the latest Husband and wife! GOD bless!!!

  48. mama kay

    October 26, 2011 at 4:01 pm

    their wedding looked like fun..!!!!its very important.

  49. ify

    October 26, 2011 at 4:02 pm

    Congratulations!!!

  50. [email protected] ideas

    October 26, 2011 at 4:09 pm

    congrats to both of them on their wedding. thanks for sharing their stuff which they wears on their wedding day.

  51. feran

    October 26, 2011 at 4:33 pm

    lovely wedding, i can finally put a face to the woman that made him sing obiwon sooooooo passionately 🙂

  52. doll

    October 26, 2011 at 5:30 pm

    congrats

  53. timma

    October 26, 2011 at 6:27 pm

    congrats,God is really good to you

  54. mary007

    October 26, 2011 at 6:44 pm

    Wish you the very best of your union

  55. tatafo

    October 26, 2011 at 7:39 pm

    awww God bless their marriage! I love how they fit together.

  56. Melissa

    October 26, 2011 at 9:09 pm

    Lovely couple,beautiful story.Happy for Obi and his wife.It will surely be my turn next as the bella naija bride in Jesus name.Amen

  57. kumzy

    October 26, 2011 at 9:31 pm

    luv both their traditional attire…esp the groom, unique…congrats!!

  58. kumzy

    October 26, 2011 at 9:35 pm

    They married on my birthday awww 😀

  59. Lizzy

    October 27, 2011 at 1:09 am

    Simple but elegant. May God bless your union!

  60. Naomi

    October 27, 2011 at 7:23 am

    Her smile is contagious! May God bless them both

  61. iya oloja

    October 27, 2011 at 9:52 am

    beautiful wedding….nice gown and im so loving the bride’s shoes…talking of shoes…ahem…i think the groom forgot to comot the tag/label from his right one (…just saying).

  62. cecelinda

    October 27, 2011 at 9:55 am

    I can d spark of love in their eyes, may it be so forever…Amen.

  63. Chineze

    October 27, 2011 at 10:20 am

    Obiwon, enuma’s brother. Nice guy. Congrats to the bride and groom……

  64. Ann

    October 27, 2011 at 10:50 am

    What I love about this is that its not over the top; just simple and classic. A celebration of love for two people who choose to spend their lives together. Its adorable

  65. August

    October 27, 2011 at 11:10 am

    Love d bride ad her smile, also 2 d groom he’s sharp in his outfit.
    Wow! what an amazing bride’s maid, their style is absolutely cut.
    may Almighty God bless their union and also make ours come to pass AMEN.

  66. itohan agatha

    October 27, 2011 at 11:21 am

    Congrat. wish u guys d best and favour of marriage.

  67. Le Sigh

    October 27, 2011 at 4:51 pm

    lovely wedding and the first time in a long time i see a regular wedding i mean not reach pple with gucci shoes, hangers with the brides name or some mad destination that look like only the high and mighty can afford… just saying

  68. Dee

    October 27, 2011 at 5:32 pm

    Lovely couple! God bless their union (Amen).

  69. Buttercop

    October 27, 2011 at 7:48 pm

    Nice wedding; it was done according to their desire, which is the MOST important thing. Some1 said it was done in the night. Yeah it was cos Oct 22 was LG elction in Lagos and movement was grounded from 10am-5pm.

  70. tochi

    October 27, 2011 at 11:27 pm

    congrats

  71. labake

    October 28, 2011 at 4:53 am

    May the good Lord bind and kip you as one, now and forever, amen!

  72. thelma

    October 28, 2011 at 8:21 am

    Congrats to the bride and groom,wish u both lovely years ahead,ur smiles says it all!!!

  73. Happy Umoh

    October 28, 2011 at 10:28 am

    wish u wonder celebration!

  74. kem

    October 28, 2011 at 12:41 pm

    when a woman glow, it tells alot from the groom, just as it implys bridegroom, obiwon is grooming is bride with love, joy and happiness…. i see so much love in this union, and i pray God continue to bless them and may their love continue to grow deeper each passing day…happy married life Obi/Nk

  75. Jade82

    October 28, 2011 at 3:24 pm

    Congrats to the lovely couple….the seem to look alike …so cute

  76. funtizzy

    October 28, 2011 at 6:25 pm

    wish them the very best, lovely pics too

  77. Purpleicious Babe

    October 30, 2011 at 12:12 am

    YAY….. NO negative comments…

    WHOOPI WHOOPA WHOOP WHOOP WAPWAP… (I guess am over excited that all the comments so far are positive)..

    KUDOS TO U LOVE BIRDS.. MUWAAH… HAVE FUN AND ENJOY THE BLESSED JOURNEY OF MARRIAGE… U WILL MAKE IDENTICAL CHILDREN…

    Happy smiles..

    http://lifeinstagesdoz.blogspot.com

  78. rudebabe

    October 30, 2011 at 7:21 am

    their first son should be called ISMAILA!!!! btw they look alike. GOD BLESS UR UNION OBIWON!!!!

  79. jess

    October 31, 2011 at 10:46 am

    the pictures are absolutely fab! love the bridesmaids dresses!

  80. jess

    October 31, 2011 at 10:51 am

    the bride is absolutely beautiful. the weddin is so beautiful!makes me kinda impatient to have mine!

  81. Princess zee

    October 31, 2011 at 11:40 am

    one word ‘ BEAUTIFUL’… ‘

  82. Igbo Fille

    October 31, 2011 at 11:54 am

    Obiwon so na this girl na agba gi isi pop corn when you were singing obim o. She really is an omalicha nwa. Loving your traditional outfit. Happy married life to you guys.

  83. boomie

    October 31, 2011 at 6:12 pm

    Dis is simple n beautiful…wonderful smile…obiwon n nkechi wishin u all de best in ur marriage….

  84. Bionic

    November 1, 2011 at 11:09 am

    You guys fit…like a glove! Hapi married life!

  85. Blackberry

    November 2, 2011 at 12:43 pm

    GOSH!!!! Dis wedding is absolutely LOVELY!!!… Very lovely. God bless deir union… D Groom is xo Handsome & d Bride is xo WOWWWING!!!!

  86. looters

    November 2, 2011 at 2:14 pm

    awwwwwww….. i have tears in my eyes for real *sniff*. beautiful. I wish them the best 🙂

  87. Teeto

    November 2, 2011 at 2:37 pm

    i wish u d very best, a beautiful bride with a beautiful smile

  88. Cynthia

    November 2, 2011 at 7:18 pm

    Congrat young couple,may the God continue to build that love in you and may you lat for ever.Congrat once again.

  89. Loretta

    November 8, 2011 at 1:10 pm

    So cute….. I am loving all.

  90. leo E

    November 8, 2011 at 10:41 pm

    what a brillant and wonderful wedding ceremony, I am indeed very grateful and happy for the couple who have just exchanged their wedding vow, may God almighty keep you two together and bless the marriage with fruits of the womb, Amen!!!

  91. tp

    November 21, 2011 at 4:34 pm

    i so much love this wow

  92. Mrs. Roland-Edemoye, M.A.

    December 13, 2011 at 9:44 am

    I wish the couple all the good things attached to marriage. Happy marriage life.

  93. onyemalu uchechi

    January 23, 2012 at 6:34 am

    Lovely wedding

  94. Unique Ngo

    February 11, 2012 at 10:30 pm

    Beautiful wedding!Am so happy 4 my Coursemate n Maid of honour.I married Aug 27th my Dear married Oct 22nd.God bless ur marriage Dear.

  95. Addy

    April 2, 2012 at 9:38 am

    Congrats to the couple. I was almost concluding that my people have no wowwing traditional attire compared to the west until I saw this. Simply beautiful; her smile complimented the attire. I pray u never lose this smile girlie.

  96. Scarlet

    May 17, 2012 at 9:50 am

    So so happy for them.Happy about Obiwon’s call too.

  97. Gracie

    January 16, 2013 at 3:40 pm

    What kept running through my mind was “simple yet classic”. I like the simplest of this wedding not like what we have most of these days like extravagancy in wedding celebration is what makes the marriage work…..ha!

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