*A newlywed Nigerian couple is making headlines for their lavish wedding that included guests receiving extravagant souvenirs.
According to Business Insider, “the wedding appears to have come complete with a huge, multi-layer cake and a ritual that saw guests spray the newlyweds with money. The couple also gave away two brand new Toyota Camrys in a raffle draw.
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Similar models to the ones pictured above retail at about $18,500.
For those not lucky enough to win a car in the raffle draw, other gifts were apparently handed out, including these microwave ovens.
I can’t thank you all enough for the love… goodness it was almost a stampede….. So much love… Thanks so much to my friends…. goodness you all looked beautiful… came from far and wide to grace my wedding .. am grateful….and My Husband frds Wow!!!! Amazing… hall was so full pple couldn’t walk freely.. outside was fuller… PICS LOADING SOON…. Pls my Asoebi frds pls indicate via dm if u ddnt get any gift … 😇😇😇
Ogbebor is a mother of two and CEO of Sayaveth Interiors and Hotel.
Billionaire Kenneth Oboku reportedly holds a senior position in Italian oil and gas company Saipem.
Ehi Ogbebor, the CEO of Sayaveth Interiors in Lagos officially becomes 3rd wife to Kenneth Oboku- a business tycoon, one of the topshots at Saipem Contracting Limited and one of the richest men in the Niger Delta region. – – – – – The Lagos interior decorator had previously revealed that her man proposed to her ten years after her divorce from another marriage which produced two kids. Congratulations to the couple!💍👩❤️👩 (Swipe for more) – – – – – Couple’s George Wrapper George by Ruvero Designs Makeup Oshewa Beauty Gele Rukeeyzm Makeover Cake: Doodles Cake #ehiken2017
The wedding was held at the Esteem Event Centre in Benin City, Edo State at 2 p.m. on Saturday, November 18.
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The bride, along with many wedding guests, shared photos of the lavish ceremony on Instagram with the hashtag #ehiken2017.
The elaborate, multiple tier wedding cake was made by Lagos-based Doodles Cakes.
The wedding also involved the African tradition of “spraying” the newlywed bride and groom with dollar bills…