As the year comes to an end today, one can admit that 2015 was packed with glamorous celebrity weddings. While some of the nuptial ceremonies were expected and long overdue, others took us completely by surprise. Here is a list of the top weddings of the year (in no particular order):
1. Tonto Dikeh and Olanrewaju Churchill
Controversial Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh went from being in a relationship with a Mr. X to married in a blink of an eye. After months of teasing fans with Instagram posts about her mystery lover, she finally revealed his identity in February and it turned out Mr. X was the son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. In November, Olanrewaju and Tonto tied the knot in a traditional ceremony in Port Harcourt. Tonto is reportedly expecting the couple's first child.
2. Lilian Esoro and Ubi Franklin
The union of actress Lilian Esoro and MMMG boss, Ubi Frankin took a number of people by surprise mostly because the pair allegedly called off their engagement after Lilian announced on social media that she wasn't engaged to anyone. As it turned out, the couple who got engaged in March, were trying to keep their relationship away from the public eye after Ubi was accused by former MMMG artiste, Emma Nyra of abuse. Ubi and Lilian officially became husband and wife in November .
3. Susan Peters and Mr. Croon
Controversial Nollywood actress, Susan Peters also pulled a 'Tonto Dike' when she got married to her mystery lover in October. The actress, who got engaged last year, kept the identity of her husband away from the public until her wedding day. So far all we know about her husband is that his name is Mr.Croon and he is a non-Nigerian.
4. Omawunmi and Tosin Yusuff
After having a daughter together six years ago, Powerhouse vocalist Omawumi got married to her boyfriend of many years, Tosin Yusuff on January 17 at the Ikoyi registry in Lagos. The couple welcomed a baby boy in July.
5. IK Ogbonna and Sonia Morales
Their relationship began with flirty DMs on Instagram and slowly blossomed into romance. Model/actor, IK Ogbonnae eloped with his Colombian girlfriemd, Sonia Morales to Belgrade, Serbia to legalize their union. They have a 6-month old son named Ace.
6. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu and Cynthia Obianodo
Media personality, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu joined the list of hunky bachelors who got hooked this year when he walked down the aisle with his girlfriend and daughter of Young Shall Grow boss, Cynthia Obianodo in October. The couple had their traditional wedding in Anambra state and will have their white wedding sometime next year.
7. Damilola Adegbite and Chris Attoh
Just like Osas and Gbenro, actors Damilola Adegbite and Chris Attoh met on the set of Tinsel and dated for several years before getting engaged last year August in America while Dami was pregnant. The lovebirds finally got married in a private and simple Valentine's day ceremony in Accra, Ghana. They have a son, Brian who turned one in August.
8. Dolapo Oni and Prince Adegbite Sijuwade
The wedding of media girl, Dolapo Oni and son of the late Ooni of Ife, Prince Gbite Sijuwade was probably one of the most anticipated weddings of 2015. The couple,who got engaged in December 2014, had a glamorous white wedding at the St Johns Church, Hyde Park, London in October. Their traditional wedding took place in August. Sadly, Prince Sijuwade also lost his dadduring that period.
9. Osas Ighodaro and Gbenro Ajibade
Osas and Gbenro officially became husband and wife in July. The cute couple, who found love on the set of popular soap opera,Tinsel, said 'I do' in an elaborate ceremony in New York, USA. Gbenro took his new status as a married man so seriously that he shaved his trademark dreadlocks for the big day. The couple's traditional wedding took place in the hometown of Osas in Edo state.
10. Tosin Bucknor and Aurélien Boyer
Popular OAP at Top Radio, Tosyn Bucknor got married to her French fiancé, Aurélien Boyer in an unconventional two-in-one wedding ceremony in Lagos. The adorable couple who have a joint Instagram account called 'YoruFrench' got engaged during their vacation in France in August 2015. Aurélien works with Lafarge Engineering in Nigeria and has been nicknamed 'Omowale Ajala' because of his love for the Yoruba culture.