Friday, August 21, 2015
Blessing & George have emerged winners of the competition and are set to wed by the end of this month. The lovely couple met through a mutual friend after George saw Blessing’s photo used as her Blackberry DP. The rest is this beautiful story where love always wins. Enjoy their love story and their spectacular pre-wedding photos below..
By Nicola Reynor
Is giving cash better than giving a gift on a wedding? How much should I give? What could be the most appropriate gift for newlyweds? These are just a few of the many questions a wedding guest has to deal with. A wedding is a momentous occasion, and if it’s a close one’s wedding, you would want to give them a present that is simply the best.
The gift-giving dilemma can leave one befuddled. But, don’t you panic. It’s time to lift the shroud of confusion surrounding wedding gifts. By keeping in mind the modern wedding gift-giving etiquette, you will save yourself a lot of hassle. Here are a few guidelines that will help you choose an appropriate gift for the just-married couple.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Pastor Anita, estranged wife of Christ Embassy founder Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, has spoken out for the first time since news of her divorce raged over social media all through last year. Putting paid to rumors of a reconciliation, Anita has opened a personal ministry website where she now goes by her maiden name Ebhodaghe. On the site, pastoranita.org, she talks about how she made a decision to stop tolerating abuse in her marriage and start a new life, writing;
My story is not one of a bed of roses, far from it but I had a choice to either beat myself over the regret of tolerating abuse for so long or put a stop to the abuse and recreate my life for the best..
Noye & Emmanuel are the winners of WED Expo's My Big Nigerian Wedding Season 2 (Lagos) contest. This is the same competition won by blogger Sisi Yemmie and her husband Yomi last year, giving them their dream wedding. Noye, a Doctor, and Emmanuel - an Engineer were childhood friends. Their interesting love story and journey from being childhood friends to the altar will warm your heart. Read below..
Sunday, August 16, 2015
Over the past few decades, hen parties, or bachelorette parties have become all the rage as about to wed brides and their friend's posse get up to wild and fun activities the night before the wedding, or even for several days before. This infographic contains some of the traditions practiced from countries around the globe on the lead up to the bride’s big day.
From painting the bride-to-be with sauces in Scotland, driving her around town naked in Argentina, to the would be bride in China crying it out with all the female members of her family, the traditions range from wacky to funny to recognizable. Check it out, and tell us the one you wouldn't mind doing, or that you did before your big day...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
Golf courses and country clubs are very popular options for wedding ceremonies and receptions across the nation. After all, couples get a well-manicured lawn, high-end reception rooms and built-in transportation all in one place for the same fee.
In many cases, these venues will allow nonmembers to rent the use of an outdoor space and indoor gathering hall even on popular golfing days. One of the best ways to maximize the golf course-wedding experience is incorporate the golf theme into the ceremony and afterparty. Here are some ideas how to make that happen.
When you are searching for Engagement rings, it can be quite difficult to make a decision. After all, with all the options it can seem virtually impossible to choose just one. The key to making the right decision is to talk with your future spouse and perhaps even let them show you what they like. However, if you want it to be a surprise, you should use the tips highlighted here.
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
On Sunday 2nd August 2015, movie industry enthusiasts, key stake holders and lots of guests gathered at the Silverbird Cinema in Victoria Island Lagos for Stephanie Linus’s ‘DRY’ Movie Premiere. The critically acclaimed movie had been long awaited by many who were excited to see the movie and gave it excellent reviews after watching it.
Many turned up to give their support to the award winning actress including her husband Linus Idahosa, Genevieve Nnaji, Rita Dominic, Sola Sobowale, Mo Abudu, Ruth Osime, Nkiru Anumudu, Tara Fela-Durotoye, Ray Kyles - British Deputy High Commissioner, Representatives from the Canadian Embassy, Representatives from the US Consulate amongst others.
Some say women don't enjoy sports but with many female athletes like Blessing Okagbere tearing up the tracks and the endorsements, the fan are not far behind.
Do you love sports? Do you find yourself surfing around day after day looking for that one, comprehensive site that will provide you with all the information you want and need regarding the sports you love to watch? If so, then this guide is for you.
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Dolapo Oni's wedding to Prince Adegbite Sijuwade is going on right now in Lagos and photos from the beautiful ceremony have begun to emerge as the couple complete the traditional ceremonies joining them as man and wife. Many were wondering if the wedding would hold because the groom's father, Oba Sijuade, the Ooni of Ife passed away a few days ago. But the family decided to go ahead. See more photos below...