|Koko Master, D’Banj, according to reports, has been named among the grooms’ party for the highly anticipated white wedding of Nigerian music star Tuface Idibia and actress Annie Macaulay.
After a successful traditional wedding on Friday, March 8 at the Apostolic High School, Esit Urua Community, Eket – Ibeno Road, in Uyo, 2Face’s wife Annie Macaulay’s hometown, the couple are set finish the final leg for their marriage.
According to nigeriafilms.com, the white wedding, which comes off at the Sefinah Ballroom of Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on March 23, is expected to attract about 250 guests.
The groom and other renowned personalities including D’Banj, Iyanya, Don Jazzy, Davido and Timaya are expected to lodge at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel while the bride and her party will lodge at Burj Al Arah.
It has emerged that apart from D’Banj, the African Queen hit maker’s groomsmen will also include Tony Tetuila, Faze, Sound Sultan, Hycinth Idibia, Mai Atafo and Dotun Omoteye while Larry Gaga will be his best man. Annie Macaulay’s cousin, Maryann, will be her chief bridesmaid.
The wedding, according to speculations, will cost the couple N50million (over US$300,000) and it will attract the crème de la crème of the Nigerian and African showbiz and business industries.
Nigerian blogger, Linda Ikeji, is reporting that Events outfit, Oaken Events will plan the wedding while Yvonne Nwosu’s Vonne Couture will provide the bridesmaids dresses and Mai Atafo will handle the suits for the groomsmen.
Reception for the wedding, she said, will be held at Royal Island Beach and guests will be conveyed in luxury boats from the wedding to the Island. Nigerian owned club, Kiza Nite Club will be the venue for the after party.
Nigeria guests for the wedding are expected to leave that country on Thursday, March 21.