Kemi Adetiba and 3 other Nigerian celebs who got engaged recently

Deborah Dan-Awoh

With all the buzz about the latest celebrity engagements, we're taking a look at some of our favourite celebrities who will be walking down the aisle any minute.

Kemi Adetiba and other celebs who got engaged this year

Hey, y'all! Get your romantic-candles ready because it looks like we've got a bunch of celebrity engagements popping up recently! This year's been a wild one for wedding bells. From Kemi Adetiba and Oscar to Tim Godfrey and Erica  - we've seen tons of celebs say yes to each other this year. But the meat about these engagements is the fact that some are already tossing plans around for 2022 weddings! Check out what your favorite Nigerian celeb stars have in store for the year in this engagement compilation / roundup. Let's go!

Kemi Adetiba and her boo Oscar

1. Kemi Adetiba 

Award winning Filmmaker and director Kemi Adetiba had been keeping her relationship to music executive, Oscar Heman-Ackah on the down low.

However, in February about five days to the anticipated valentine's day celebration

Nigerian Wedding Party writer and director Kemi Adetiba announced via Instagram that she had accepted a marriage proposal from Oscar Heman-Ackah. 

In the post, the "Visual Troublemaker" as she calls herself said: "We've taken some time to privately enjoy this moment and bask in the celebration of it all.

“However, we’re beginning to understand it might be next to impossible to keep a lid on this for much longer……..“So dear FAMILY, on the 28th of January in Ghana, delivered as a beautiful surprise and expression of love, and in the presence of some close friends and family,

@oscarhemanackah asked that we spend the rest of our lives together. “And I wholeheartedly said YES… without a single reservation.”

The proposal ceremony took place on January 28, 2022 in Ghana in the presence of close family and well wishes. Lead actor of the blockbuster film " King of Boys" Sola Sobowale also made a guest appearance at the ceremony. 

Credits to Instagram/timgodfrey

2. Tim Godfrey 

Two days after the Valentine celebration Nigerian gospel artiste, Tim Godfrey,  announced his engagement to beau, Erica Katrina . He shared photos from their engagement on his Instagram page and wrote:

“Meeting you changed my life. Meeting you brought unending smiles. Most importantly, meeting you was and is my greatest reward from God.

“Thank you for saying YES! I can’t imagine how I’ve lived without you all my life. But guess what? I would have waited forever till we crossed paths. But thank God, this blissful and Heaven-made journey has started…..EKJ’ You are my STILL WATERS! I love you.”

After the announcement congratulatory messages poured in from fans and well wishes.

M.I and his fiancee Eniola Mafe

3. M.I Abaga

On Sunday Night, April 3rd, famous rapper Jude Abaga aka M.I Abaga announced his engagement to Eniola Mafe after sparking dating rumours in February.

The ex-Chocolate City CEO disclosed this on Twitter with a romantic video of how their love story began.

According to Linked In profile Eniola Mafe is a strategist and international development leader with the World Economic Forum.

The duo met in 2020 through mutual friends and that chance meeting has blossomed into one of the most unusual love stories.

At 41, M.I Abaga is an accomplished singer from the previous era of Nigerian music who has found love and peace with Eniola Mafe. We can't wait for the wedding ceremony #theincredibles

Rita Dominic and Fidelis Anosike

4. Rita Dominic

Nollywood screen goddess Rita Dominic is engaged to her sweetheart Fidelis Anosike. According to reports, representatives of the film star revealed the couple “got engaged some time ago”.

The sources were quoted as saying they “have privately been putting plans together for their upcoming nuptials.” oved up photos of the actress and her fiance also surfaced on social media.

Dominic, who keeps her love life private, revealed her partner in December 2020. It was gathered that, in weeks to come, the couple will walk down the aisle to their forever after.

A video clip uploaded to Dominic’s Instastory shows her having fun with her industry colleagues including Ini Edo and Uche Jombo.