Showing posts with the label nigerian wedding

Nigerian bride-to-be instructs her bridesmaid to slim down before wedding day so that

Online Fashion clothing mogul, @altiniexclusives shares her experience on another of her Instagram handles, on how a friend (name withheld) requested that she joins her bridal train, then added that she needed to lose weight before the big day as she didn't want plus size bridesmaids on her team. SMH.  See the full post below... I remember a certain lady told me I would be on her bridal train. After informing me of the exorbitant amount for the traditional wedding aso ebi and the bridesmaid dress, earring, make up (Story for another day). I was still trying to digest it when she dropped the bombshell. She said "Babes, I want my bridesmaid to slay o, so no team plus size. You have four months to work on your weight so you

Hilarious love story of Nigerian couple that gave out cars as wedding souvenirs, Ehi and Ken

It's no longer news that Ehi and Ken's Nigerian traditional wedding shut down Benin over the weekend!

It was  full glamour in display as Lagos-based Interior designer, Ehi Ogbebor, tied the knot in style with her wealthy partner Ken on Saturday, November 18, in Benin city, Edo state.
Ehi  is a mother of two and the CEO of Sayaveth Interiors and Hotel, became an online sensation after she shared news of her engagement 10 years after divorce.
Everything about this wedding was wow! Read below ...How they met

Newlywed Nigerian wife explains why her son walked her down the Isle

God works in mysterious ways! A few days ago there was news of a beautiful bride being walked down the aisle by her son. Well, her name is Folashade Dairo Dimkpa, 42, a Nigerian but based abroad. She was married before with 4 kids, but then, the marriage crashed. She recently got married to her new boo, Nick Dimkpa and she described her life as a testimony. According to her, her ex- husband said


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Faith Or Luck?

Lady posts his picture on her page asking If anyone knows him, today they are together.  Sounds unbelievable. 

Star Actor Solomon Akiyesi Weds The 4th Time - Said He's Not A Serial Husband

The 2013  Scandal still very fresh like yesterday. Do you
remember how his then wife Lillian Akiyesi flew from Port  Harcourt to Lagos to crash his wedding to another

Wedding Photos: Actress Clarion Chukwurah Boyd

She Announced on her Facebook Page; JUST MARRIED... ANTHONY AND CLARION BOYD.
More photos when you continue Reading...

Happy Wedding Anniversary Alero

Actress Ivie Okujae shared this on her page two days back wishing herself a happy Anniversary, stating she married her teenage love. God bless your marriage Alero Of Hotel Majestic.

When Was The Last Time He Picked You Up Like Paper?

Hubby picked you up like THIS? Still trying to remember the last time... Flashing very backwards.
@Misscocodella, beautiful bride.

Moving From Miss To Mrs

Beautiful bride to be @BriannaChevonnen looking forward to and counting down like madd.
The excitement of changing status to Mrs Married, men don't really get all those butterflies and over

Reasonable Wedding Gift For My Sibling And Close Friend

Image courtesy: Ikuzo wedding.
Good morning Auntie, let me go Anonymous for now. I just refreshed the blog and saw a post on Mike Ezuruonye sisters wedding then I remembered  I can get help from fellow blog visitors and you. My own very close younger sister is wedding in July and I have no clue what to give her as a wedding present. My

Yoruba Introduction Ceremony How To

Hi Eya, I  am a Yoruba properly married woman. I read an old wives connection post where the poster asked how Yoruba Marriage Introduction is carried out, but could not post my comment. In the Yoruba culture, an introduction is held so both families can meet officially. 
Yoruba Introduction Ceremony used to be an affair of just close

Church Auditorium For My Wedding, For A Fee o

Dear Mrs Eya,

Good morning! I stumbled upon your blog this morning.

We are planning a wedding for next year but need a church venue. Do you
know of any church in Lagos that allows non-members to

Requirements For Court Wedding In Nigeria, Please Help

AnonymousNov19, 2013 at 5:22 PM Hello Aunty, I would be glad if you can make this a post for me please. I am currently not in Nigeria but coming to Nigeria for my Court wedding. I have not attended any before and i know absolutely nothing about it and likewise my beau too but we both know its gonna be 19th of December and we should be in the Country say 7th of December.
Please Aunties and Mommies, how is it done? how much do they pay at the court, when is


It's our Marriage Anniversary and my hubby's birthday.
I've been all so emotional since last night and it's just like yesterday we said "I DO".
When I think of

Confused On Colours To Choose

Dear Aunty Eya, Good day. my name is obianuju. i am getting married in Nov by God's Grace. But i am kinda confused on colours to choose for my Big Day. Right now the wedding decor,

My Less Expensive But Classy Nigerian Wedding

Well, there is no wedding video here. This is not about my wedding video, LOL!  It is about what I consider Less Expensive But Classy when it comes to Nigerian Wedding. It is also about what is "acceptable wedding" in the Nigerian Society. In the past, Nigerian weddings were less stressful and cheaper. Then people wedded according to what obtained in their tribes. Then, the Aso-ebi was more of a Yoruba thing. The only weddings where people attended  in uniformed dresses were  those by The Yorubas. A bride and groom from another part of the country focused on what obtains in their tribes and just did that. 
Again the Aso-ebi was only used during the Church (white) Wedding. The Traditional Marriage Ceremony was usually conducted without friends of the bride and groom making Uniform dresses. The highlight is just the bride and groom who attend dressed in their traditional attires. The bride picked her 'colors' for just the Church Wedding alone. For the Registry and Tra…