Top-5 Nigerian Weddings That Thrilled Us In 2014

Top-5 Nigerian Weddings That Thrilled Us In 2014

Yea, weddings leave memorable feelings, especially when it is done big! has gathered the top5 Nigerian weddings in 2014 that really thrilled us, judging from how much was spent on the wedding, where the wedding took place, the display of affluence and many more. However, this list is not in any significant order.


Olu of Warri's son, Tsola Emiko and Billionaire's Daughter, Ivie Okunbor.

When two offspring of billionaires come together to wed, you should be able to envisage what will happen. When Tsola Emiko got married few weeks ago to Ivie Okunbor, one of the daughters of billionaire businessman, Captain Hosa Okunbor, the whole of Benin went agog and was shut down.

READ ALSO: The Billionaire Wedding That Shut Down Benin

The two families involved sent private jets to pick up their guests to attend the traditional wedding in Benin. It was a grand wedding! The white wedding took place at St Luke's Church in London, November 15th.

Hadiza Okoya and Olamiju Alao-Akala

Hadiza Okoya, daughter of billionaire businessman, Chief Rasaq Okoya got married April 20, this year to her boo, Olamiju Alao Akala who is the first son of former Oyo state Governor, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala.

READ ALSO: Razaq Okoya's Daughter, Hadiza Okoya & Ola Akala Marry

The wedding Nikkai and white wedding took place at the bride's father's expansive estate in Lagos.

Tiwa Savage And Tunji Balogun

When popular singer got married, the whole of Nigeria was agog! The traditional wedding took place at the Ark Event Centre in Lagos. After a three-hour procession, Tiwa Savage and her manager Tunji ‘Tee-Billz’ Balogun were joined together in holy matrimony.

READ ALSO: First Photos From Tiwa Savage And Teebillz Wedding

After fulfilling the traditional rites, the couple were prayed for and blessed by the family and guests at the ceremony. The couple, family and guests have now moved to the main hall of the Ark Vicinity, Lekki  from the small hall where the traditional marriage was held. The wedding was said to costed a whooping N30million.

Sidney Esiri And Simi Osomo

Dr Sid and Simi Osomo's wedding was the talk of the town. The church wedding service held at Ikoyi Baptist Church, followed by a grand reception at Oriental Hotel on Saturday August 2nd in Lagos.

READ ALSO: Check Out The Official Photos From Dr Sid And Simi's Wedding

The lovely couple had their traditional wedding on July 27 at the Ark Event center, Lagos state. One of the things that wowed our minds about the wedding was the surprise groom dance.

Lagos Socialites Joke And Azeez Ogedengbe

On the 25th of October, there was an awesomely fabulous wedding in Lagos. This wedding which trended on Instagram and Twitter was tagged #JokeAndAzeez2014 and it had an amazing theme of glass, overtly classy and it graced many popularly known stars.

READ ALSO: Lagos Socialites, Joke And Azeez Ogedengbe Wed The Big Way

The bride wore a Vera Wang ball gown and Christian Louboutin….and then their Grand Ballroom is wow! The wedding convoy were Rolls Royce and 3 G class deep which conveyed them all to the reception itself. There was a VIP area at their reception venue that was sponsored by Rolex.



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