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First Look: TV Personality Adaure Achumba & Wes Ballance’s Wedding



Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_4TV personality Adaure Achumba & Wes Ballance got married this weekend!

The pair met during her first semester in university in 1999 – he told her on that first day they would get married one day. They started dating in 2014 and got engaged a year ago, in March 2015 – click here to see the love story & proposal photos.

The couple got married in Christ Church, Newbern, North Carolina USA (in the same state they met 17 years ago) and had their reception at Stanly Hall Ballroom.

The bride wore blue Converse sneakers as her something blue and to match with her groom – so cool! The lovebirds look so happy.

Here’s a first look at their wedding!Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_5 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_8 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_1 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_2 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_3 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_6 Adaure Achumba and Wes Ballance Wedding_August 2016_7

Photo Credit: | @AdaureAchumba | @WhiteDoveStudios


  1. Tincan

    August 22, 2016 at 9:55 pm



    August 22, 2016 at 10:23 pm

    Awwww… sweet! I remember her from channels TV!!! Congratulations and HML

    • funmilola

      August 22, 2016 at 10:33 pm

      she was never in channels TV,she worked in stv…….congrats to them.

    • Me

      January 18, 2017 at 12:38 pm

      She was never in Channel TV but rather Silver Bird TV


    August 22, 2016 at 10:26 pm


  4. 'Diddie

    August 22, 2016 at 10:27 pm

    wow..happy for her! Congrats to them! wish them marital bliss all the way

  5. Felinda

    August 22, 2016 at 11:41 pm

    Adaure was the original blogger before Bella and the rest joined . I loved her blog. Congratulations Ada.

  6. A longtime fan

    August 22, 2016 at 11:55 pm

    Congrats Addy! My spirit animal??? Seems you got yourself a nice looking gentleman there, I am so happy for you….and pray I find my own boo very soon 🙂

    Mr Ballance better be ready for your funny, sometimes strange quirks?? But really he is a lucky guy! Because u are all that and a bag of chips!

    Wishing you love??? happiness, and lots of gorgeous kids!!!

  7. Pellz

    August 23, 2016 at 12:10 am

    Are those sneakers she’s wearing?

    • ATL's finest

      August 23, 2016 at 12:24 am

      Lol I didn’t see it until u mentioned it. But yes, & I’m so DOING the sneakers thing in one of my outfits tho. Probably not that type but sth with a wedge. Congrats to y’both.

    • Missappleberry

      August 23, 2016 at 7:19 am

      That means you didn’t read the article but jumped straight to the pics lol.

  8. Great Lady

    August 23, 2016 at 8:09 am

    Congratulations dear

  9. Idomagirl

    August 23, 2016 at 8:21 am

    Lovely! ?

  10. Nene

    August 23, 2016 at 8:26 am

    Handsome man. Congratulations to the couple

  11. Ajoke

    August 23, 2016 at 8:31 am

    Congrats to the beautiful couple

  12. Kkay

    August 23, 2016 at 9:23 am

    Congrats Ada & Wes!
    Sweet girl, you’ve gone from Double A (AA ) to AB.
    I’m loving that vintage car and your blue sneakers……..something old. something new. something bold, something blue. You romantic soul! Lol

  13. Adelaide

    August 23, 2016 at 12:01 pm

    I can only but imagine how comfortable she would have been in the shoes, no stress

  14. Skinnybrownie

    August 23, 2016 at 10:59 pm

    Aww congrats to her.
    The flower girls look so cute

  15. Betty

    August 25, 2016 at 8:55 am

    nicely done

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