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The “Amen” to Her Prayers: Watch Lizzy Oke’s Sweet Proposal



Lizzy Oke_The DIY Lady_Proposal_Lizzy Oke AKA The DIY Lady, got engaged in November 2015 – click here if you missed it.

Lizzy met her fiance Amen when she was 17 at the movies, before the accident that changed her life. Read BellaNaija‘s interview with Lizzy about her recovery by clicking here.

He was a steadfast friend, always supporting and encouraging her through her physiotherapy and in her decision to go back and finish school.Lizzy Oke_The DIY Lady_Proposal_2Now Lizzy – a nurse, beauty blogger and photographer, has shared the video and story behind the proposal on her blog – In the post, she also gives a sneak peek of the interview she gave to Torera Idowu in the latest edition of Genevieve Magazine. Lizzy Oke Proposal_GenevieveThe proposal video is adorable – it starts off with Lizzy giving her friend Sandra a makeover for a fake photo shoot, then a beautiful guitar performance – let’s not spoil it … Watch!

Read more on Lizzy’s blog here!


  1. Valerie

    February 17, 2016 at 9:20 pm

    Incredible proposal! God bless your union.

    • LizzyTheDIYLady

      February 18, 2016 at 10:06 pm

      Thanks for celebrating us Bella Naija.
      Thanks everyone for your kind comments. I pray love never departs from us all. 🙂

    • Daisy

      July 12, 2016 at 5:59 pm

      I am so inspired by your story. We serve a living God…and He is our Jehovah Rapha…u will surely walk again. I wish u a blessed and happy marriage. May your home never lack…continue to depend in God for He is the ultimate.

    • hey

      February 21, 2016 at 3:47 am

      OMG I’m such a tear ball. He’s the real MVPPPPPPP!! God bless you guys

  2. Delta geh

    February 17, 2016 at 9:34 pm

    This thing called love! Great personality she seems to have too! Wishing them all the best!

  3. jess

    February 17, 2016 at 9:36 pm

    Awww this is so sweet, it actually made me cry. I love love.

  4. micorazon

    February 17, 2016 at 9:41 pm

    So lovely. I wish them everlasting joy.

    • Omolola

      February 22, 2016 at 5:35 am

      I cried too. Love is beautiful.

  5. Sandra Alabi

    February 17, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    Uhhh she’s my aunt!!!!!!!! not bestfriend Oo lol

    • Maxine

      February 17, 2016 at 10:15 pm

      Doesn’t matter. Congrats to Lizzy, she’s such a lovely young lady. I wish her and her man a blissful future together.

  6. miamia

    February 17, 2016 at 10:41 pm

    Now, this is a MAN!!! I wished she could miraculously start walking . Congrats 🙂

    • nnenne

      February 18, 2016 at 2:31 am

      Amen to that!
      Wish them HML.

    • ATL's finest

      February 18, 2016 at 4:29 pm

      @ Miamia Amen!!! I could feel every bone & blood vessels in her moving & wishing she could stand up & give him a HUGE hug. I’m here tearing up. Big congrats Lizzy & God bless U.

    • LizzyTheDIYLady

      February 18, 2016 at 10:06 pm

      There’s nothing too hard for God. I say a BIG AMEN to that. 😀

  7. ZBLL

    February 17, 2016 at 10:56 pm


  8. Honeycrown

    February 17, 2016 at 11:17 pm

    So beautiful!!!! Congratulations. I love the song too. “Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah ….. I think I wanna marry youuuuuu…….”

  9. akpagah

    February 17, 2016 at 11:45 pm


  10. Rose

    February 18, 2016 at 3:42 am

    Awwwww….with all the pointless drama on the internet…Finally something worth commenting on….Just made my dayyyyyyyy….wishing you all d happiness in the world….???

  11. jbay

    February 18, 2016 at 9:08 am

    Am going to propose to my best friend next week @ my dad 60th Birthday party

    • LizzyTheDIYLady

      February 18, 2016 at 10:07 pm

      Awwwww that’s too cute. I am happy for you and pray for a successful proposal and a happy home for the both of you. 🙂

  12. Zizy

    February 18, 2016 at 9:12 am

    Lizzy you are beautiful. Congratulations!

  13. Jules

    February 18, 2016 at 9:17 am

    This makes me emotional, beautiful people.

  14. Ekababy

    February 18, 2016 at 10:55 am

    Awwwwww… . My hotangel. Congratulations

  15. prince

    February 18, 2016 at 11:06 am


  16. tayjay

    February 19, 2016 at 1:21 am

    God bless your Union Amen and Lizzy. Amen you are an inspiration….

  17. omoNJ

    February 19, 2016 at 7:38 pm

    May GOD ALMIGHTY continue to water your love. Stay blessed

  18. peo

    February 20, 2016 at 9:21 pm

    Amen is such a cool guy he hasn’t changed he was my seat mate in nursery school at carol school best of luck to you both

  19. hey

    February 21, 2016 at 3:48 am

    OMG I’m such a tear ball. He’s the real MVPPPPPPP!! God bless you guys

  20. July

    February 21, 2016 at 7:38 pm

    I wish you both all the happiness in the world!! You both deserve it! Congratulations girl!!!

  21. Ademii

    May 9, 2016 at 2:27 pm

    Did you ask my dad? Where is he? Sound exactly like what I will ask… lol

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