2013 has been filled with the engagements of so many celebrity couples!
From Tiwa Savage to Kim Kardashian, From Lagos to Los Angeles, check out the seven most talked about engagements of 2013.
Tiwa Savage & Tee Billz
For months the singer & her manager denied they were in a romantic relationship, so it came as a surprise to people who were not privy to their secret relationship when he popped the question on the singer’s 33rd birthday (Feb 5. 2013) at The Steak House of the Eko Hotel and Suites. In front of family, friends & colleagues, Tee Billz went down on one knee and asked Tiwa to be his wife, with a diamond encrusted, canary yellow ring!
The couple took their first steps to marriage in a lavish traditional wedding on November 24 2013 with the white wedding set to take place in Maldives February 2014.
Peter Okoye & Lola Omotayo
Peter Okoye shocked everyone when her FINALLY proposed to his long-term girlfriend of 8 years & mother of his two kids Lola Omotayo. For his August 6 proposal Peter pulled out all the stops by popping the question with not just a diamond ring but a 15 Million Naira 2013 Range Rover Sport. A huge bouquet of flowers added that final touch with a cardboard sign that read “Please Say Yes”
She did of course…and the couple held their lavish traditional wedding on November 17 2013.
Paul Okoye & Anita Isama
The more reserved P-Square twin, Paul didn’t have the same hoopla surrounding his proposal as his twin Peter did with his proposal. But Paul shut it down in his own low-key way when he proposed to his girlfriend & baby mama on September 18 2013 with not one but two engagement rings!
The singer who was involved in some baby daddy drama with another young lady proposed to Anita Isama in front of her family & close friends on his return from a hugely successful North American tour.
Dr. Sid & Simi Osomo
On August 8, after a week long romantic getaway which saw Dr Sid & his girlfriend visit Rome, London, Paris and Venice. Dr. Sid proposed to his boo of a year Simi Osomo in the beautiful & romantic city of Venice with a custom made engagement ring. The couple held their introduction ceremony which looked like mini wedding on its own early in December. They are set to walk down the aisle next year.
Kim Kardashian & Kanye West
For Kim’s 33rd birthday on Oct 22nd, her boo & baby daddy Kanye West rented out AT&T park in San Francisco and invited her friends, family and a giant orchestra to watch as he got down on bended knee and asked her to marry him. He proposed with a 15 carat Lorraine Shwartz custom ring said to cost anywhere between $1.6m to $6m
The A list couple who are the proud parents of a six month old daughter, North West are said to be tying the knot next summer in a Parisian palace. This will be Kim’s 3rd & Kanye’s first marriage!
Dwayne Wade & Gabrielle Union
With just a few days left in 2013 NBA star Dwayne Wade proposed to his actress girlfriend Gabrielle Union (41). The couple have been dating for 4 years. Dwayne Wade 31, popped the question with a custom made Jason of Beverly Hills sparkler on 22nd December. The ring is 8.5 carat with a cushion cut stone. It’s value? Nearly $1 million.
No dates have been set yet for the wedding!
Ciara & Future
Ciara got a surprise b-day proposal, too! Her rapper/producer boyfriend, Future popped the BIG question with a 15-carat diamond engagement ring on October 28th. The singer is reported to be expecting her first child. No date has been set for the wedding!
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