Entering the love-themed month in a huge way, Newlyweds Gozy Ekeh and Olusiji Ijogun celebrated their love on Saturday, 2 February 2013.
The bride’s father and popular IT guru and chairman of Zinox Group, Leo Stan-Ekeh was all smiles as he watched his daughter get married in a grand style. The traditional ceremony took place in Ubomiri, Mbaitoli Local Government Area, Imo State, while the white wedding took place at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Victoria Island, Lagos, with a reception following at the prestigious Eko Hotel, Lagos.
The Church, which is located at Musa Yar'Adua Street Victoria Island Lagos, was beautifully done up to depict a royal ensemble and theme with colours like deep purple, yellow and gray. The bride was looking absolutely gorgeous her vintage cream wedding gown with glittery lace details on the neckline and a long train. The groom, not to be outdone was dapper in a navy blue bespoke 3-piece suit, gold bowtie and gold pocket square.
The reception held at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos, and had the halls of the hotel made into a dreamy atmosphere with beautiful décor. The event had a throne of highly dignified guests like the Governor of Lagos State, Govenor Babtunde Fashola as well as other prominent personalities in Nigeria like Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Mrs Dora Akunyili, Otunba Gbenga Daniel & wife Yeye Funke, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, Mr Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, Chief. Pascal Dozie, Chief Mike Inegbese and Mary Inegbese, Mrs Christy Essien-Igbokwe, Mrs Bola Shagaya, Dr & Mrs Pat Utomi, and more.
The guests were serenaded by performances from Naeto C, Iyanya and Tiwa Savage whilst enjoying the presence of top Nigerian comedian, Ali baba.
The Official First Dance
After getting their vows out at the Church, and finally becoming husband and wife, the young couple gave the gift of their first dance as a married couple to their guests as they swayed and moved slowly to harmonious music.
Cutting The Cake
The cake was simple but beautiful with a traditional white color with 6-tiers of rose details and white lining.
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