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Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture

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Nollywood’s rising star, Ini Dima-Okojie, who recently starred in the Netflix Original Series “Blood Sisters“, tied the knot traditionally to the love of her life, Abasi Ene-Obong, the founder and CEO of 54gene, an African genomics company building the world’s first pan-African biobank, on Saturday, May 21, 2022.

Ini Dima-Okojie in Efik attire for her 2nd look

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, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Abasi Ene-Obong in Efik attire

Ini and Abasi announced their engagement on social media in June 2021, marking the beginning of their forever journey. Abasi proposed after two years of courtship. The couple got legally married on Thursday, May 19, 2022.

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Ini Dima-Okojie and Abasi Ene-Obong at their civil ceremony

The traditional wedding ceremony took place at Harbour Point, a luxurious event centre in Victoria Island, Lagos. Ini and Abasi were joined by their two loving families, as well as a large crowd of 1000 supportive friends, celebrity guests, and well-wishers.

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Friends praying for Ini Dima-Okojie

The celebration was a unique blend of two Nigerian cultures: Edo and Calabar. Ini, who is from Edo state, was styled by renowned Nigerian designer Tubo for her Edo attire and after-party appearance, while Lanre Dasilva turned her into the royal Calabar bride.

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

The Couple with their friends

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Watch this fun wedding recap:

We expected Ini’s ever-chic look since she always lived up to her fashionable persona. She is a fashion icon who appears on every best-dressed list. We, like all of her followers, were excited to see her wedding attire, and we were not disappointed!

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Ini Dima-Okojie 1st outfit- Edo bride

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Ini Dima-Okojie 2nd outfit- Efik bride

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Ini Dima-Okojie’s After Party look

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Roby Ekpo, Master of Ceremony, and music celebrities such as Wande Coal, DJ Crowd Controller, Chiké, Event Compere Jimmie, and others thrilled the wedding party guests.

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

The Bride and her mother

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Nancy Isime and Ini Dima-Okojie

#AChocolateLoveStory was a star-studded occasion as the Nollywood industry gathered to celebrate their colleague’s traditional wedding.

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L to R: Kate Henshaw, Lala Akindoju, Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Yolanda Okereke-Fubara

Kate Henshaw, Nancy Isime, Toke Makinwa, Shaffy Bello, Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Bovi, Waje, Omawumi, Daniel Etim-Effiong, Osas Ighodaro, Akah Nnani, Uti Nwachukwu, Denrele Edun, and many more. Lanre Da Silva Ajayi and Tubobereni, the celebrity fashion designers who created the gorgeous bride’s gowns, were also there.

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Waje and Omawumi

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

L to R: Bovi, Sharon Ooja, Toke Makinwa, Kehinde and Debola Williams

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L to R: Osas Ighodaro, Ini Dima-Okojie, Lala Akindoju, Shaffy Bello

The wedding was indeed a vibrant traditional function and every minute of it was filled with beauty and glamour. There certainly was no shortage of good vibes, and love to last a lifetime.

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

Bride’s friends in their bridal robes

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Ini Dima-Okojie with her sisters

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Wande Coal performing at the After-Party

, Ini Dima-Okojie & Abasi Ene-Obong’s Traditional Wedding was an Awesome Display of Love & Culture, GlitzEmpire

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Photography: @the.alfe @tmoorphotography

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Check Out the Character Posters for GREOH Studios’ “Brotherhood” Coming this September! 🔥

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GREOH Studios has released character posters for  its upcoming film “Brotherhood” and they’re looking so good!

The crime-action thriller about twin brothers on opposite sides of the law (played by Tobi Bakre and Falz), features a fine blend of some of Nollywood’s most talented new faces alongside industry veterans such as BasketmouthOC Ukeje, Sam Dede, Ronke Oshodi-Oke, Omawunmi, Toni Tones, Jidekene Achufusi, Deyemi Okanlawon, Mercy AigbeDorathy Bachor, Diane Russet, Seyi Awolowo and Boma Akpore.

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Jade Osiberu is heading the production team while Loukman Ali, the Ugandan director of the critically acclaimed “The Girl in the Yellow Jumper“, will be directing the movie.

Brotherhood promises adrenaline-fuelled action sequences to like never seen before in Nollywood with an emotionally-grounded story exploring familiar themes like the bonds of family, betrayal, and love. Ali is joined by a pan-African production crew that stretches from West Africa to East Africa and Southern Africa: cinematographers, sound engineers, stunt coordinators, pyrotechnics from Uganda, Kenya, and South Africa have been flown into the country tasked to deliver an African blockbuster.

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Kojo Soboh, Others Named Among Top 50 Young CEOs

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Daniel KojoSoboh, the organizer of the annual Exclusive Men of the Year Awards, who is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Carbon AV Limited,has been named among the 2022 list of Top 50 Young CEOs in Ghana.

Mr. Kojo Soboh over the years has proven to be one of Ghana’s finest hardworking men known for his extravagance in organising the Exclusive Men of the Year Awards.

He began his career in the event industry as a musician. After a few interesting years of doing music as part of a boy band, he joined Imajin Advertising as the Head of Events and Promotions.

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He has managed showbiz events such as the Legends and Legacy (LAL) Ball, Ghana Stands in Worship Concert, and the Stand Up GH Concert, among others.

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The list which features 50 of Ghana’s most successful young business leaders across finance, technology, entertainment, agribusiness, fashion, social enterprise and media was compiled by Avance Media (PR & Rating Agency).

The list, which represents young business leaders who have created exceptional businesses and serve as a great inspiration to other young entrepreneurs across Ghana and Africa, is an annual ranking which celebrates and acknowledges young Ghanaian CEOs excelling in various sectors of the economy.

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Some of the personalities who made the list include Abdul Hayye Yartey – Cheetah FC, Adeline Quarshie – Credence Micro Credit, AlloysiusAttah – Farmerline, Anthony Dzamefe – Caveman Watches, BoatemaaBarfour-Awuah – Star Assurance Company Limited, Bright Yaw Hodzor – Kaprisky Creations GH, Charles AntwiBoahen – Kab-Fam Ghana and Charles Quao – Quao Realty among others.

With the inaugural list announced, the ranking throws the spotlight on hardworking Ghanaianentrepreneurs leading various organisations in the country and across the continent.

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Speaking about the list, Prince Akpah,Managing Director of Avance Media said the 50 CEOs shortlisted are Ghanaian extraordinary business moguls who are leading the charge to transform our continent and deserve the spotlight more than anyone, and are a powerful force for change.

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Mr. Akpah also commended the women who cut the ranking and ran successful businesses in the country. According to him, these outstanding women continue to demonstrate great leadership as heads of various organisations and companies across the continent.

 

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